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Edward Lear, Amalfi (1844)

Edward Lear, Amalfi . Inscribed and dated ‘Amalfihi/8. June. 1844’ (lower right). Pen and ink over traces of pencil. 48 x 34.5cm (18 7/8 x 13 9/16in). Provenance Ex collection of art critic Nicolas Powell (1920-1986). Private collection, UK (thence by descent). … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, L’Aquila (1845)

Edward Lear, L’Aquila, 1845. Black chalk, touches of pencil, wash, heightened with white, on light grey paper. Signed and dated 1845 lower left, inscribed Aquila lower left. 14 x 28 cm. (5 1/2 x 11 in), corners trimmed. Provenance: John Scandrett Harford (1787-1866); … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, Lago di Fucino (1844)

Edward Lear, Lago di Fucino, 1844. Black chalk, pencil, touches of wash, heightened with white, on light grey coloured laid paper. Signed and dated 1844 lower right, inscribed Lago di Fucino lower left. 14 x 26 cm. (5 1/2 x 10 1/4 in), … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, Lago di Scanno (1844)

Edward Lear, Lago di Scanno, 1844. Black chalk, grey wash, heightened with white, on light blue grey paper. Signed and dated 1844 lower right, inscribed Lago di Scanno lower left. 15 x 24 cm. (6 x 9 1/2 in). Provenance: John Scandrett Harford … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, L’Abbazia di Santo Spirito (1844)

Edward Lear, L’Abbazia di Santo Spirito, 1844. Black chalk, pencil, wash, heightened with white, on light grey paper. Signed and dated 1844 lower right, inscribed [sic] Abaddia di S. Spirito lower left. 8.5 x 15.5 cm. (3 1/4 x 6 1/4 in), corners … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, Trasacco (1844)

Edward Lear, Trasacco, 1844. Black chalk, pencil, heightened with white, on light buff paper. Signed and dated 1844 lower left, inscribed Trasacco lower right. 13.5 x 22 cm. (5 1/4 x 8 3/4 in), corners trimmed. Provenance: John Scandrett Harford (1787-1866); … Continue reading

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Edward Lear, Pizzoferrato (1844)

Edward Lear, Pizzoferrato, 1844. Black chalk, pencil, heightened with white, on light buff paper. Signed and dated 1844 lower right, inscribed Pizzoferrato lower left. 14 x 26.5 cm. (5 1/2 x 10 1/2 in), corners trimmed. Provenance: John Scandrett Harford (1787-1866); thence by … Continue reading

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