Edward Lear (British, 1812-1888) The Campagna di Roma

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Lot 12*
Edward Lear
(British, 1812-1888)
The Campagna di Roma

£ 20,000 - 30,000
US$ 27,000 - 41,000
Edward Lear (British, 1812-1888)
The Campagna di Roma
signed with monogram (lower left); further signed, inscribed and dated 'The Campagna di Roma. Taken from the Quarries of Cerbara, looking/ South-East towards the Volscian Hills & Alban Mount./ Commenced by me from drawings made on the spot in 1859-1860 & completed/for Walter Congreve Esq. in 1871/ Edward Lear./ San Remo/ June 18.1871' (on a label on the reverse)
oil on canvas
65 x 129.5cm (25 9/16 x 51in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Commissioned directly from the artist by Walter Congreve Esq., San Remo.

    Literature
    Edward Lear, List of pictures painted, 1840-1877, no. 241, as Campagna di Roma. Quarries of Cerbara
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Edward Lear (British, 1812-1888) The Campagna di Roma
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