Lot 577 , Myles Birket Foster (1825-1899) A Mercers Shop, Venice 7 x 10in.
Myles Birket Foster (1825-1899)
A Mercer's Shop, Venice
monogrammed and titled
7 x 10in.
Good untouched condition, some even discolouration of the ground paper which is now a creamy to light buff tone but otherwise colour of paint remains strong, one or two tiny dirt specks, monogrammed lower left and inscribed with the title, housed in a washline mount and slim gilt frame, Christie's stencil number verso S94TL.
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Sold for £2,200