Sir David Wilkie, RA (British, 1785-1841) Christopher Columbus and Isabella of Spain 26 x 20 cm. (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)
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Sir David Wilkie, RA (British, 1785-1841) Christopher Columbus and Isabella of Spain 26 x 20 cm. (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,303) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Sir David Wilkie, RA (British, 1785-1841)
Christopher Columbus and Isabella of Spain
bears inscription to label (on backboard)
ink, watercolour and pencil
26 x 20 cm. (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Harriet Gott. Harriet's father was a noted patron of Wilkie.

    Although the oil painting for which this was a sketch was not known to have been completed, a similar work entitled Christopher Columbus in the Convent of La Rabida Explaining his Intended Voyage was painted in 1834.
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