Wed, 26th Oct 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Implacable)

 
Lot 10
 

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HONORÉ PELLEGRIN (FRENCH, 1793-1869)<br/>The...

HONORÉ PELLEGRIN (FRENCH, 1793-1869)
The 'Wrestler' of Harwich
Watercolour with banner title inscribed Schooner Wrestler of Harwich, John Howling, Master, entering Marseilles, June 7th, 1843
Signed '- Pelegrin à Marseilles, 1843 -' (lower right)
17 x 22½in. (43 x 57cm.); together with portraits of John Howling (holding a telescope); his wife; and the mahogany and brass telescope (signed Dolland London Day or Night) depicted in his portrait
(4)

Sold for £992
Estimated at £800 - £1,200

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
HONORÉ PELLEGRIN (FRENCH, 1793-1869)
The 'Wrestler' of Harwich
Watercolour with banner title inscribed Schooner Wrestler of Harwich, John Howling, Master, entering Marseilles, June 7th, 1843
Signed '- Pelegrin à Marseilles, 1843 -' (lower right)
17 x 22½in. (43 x 57cm.); together with portraits of John Howling (holding a telescope); his wife; and the mahogany and brass telescope (signed Dolland London Day or Night) depicted in his portrait
(4)