Tue, 6th Nov 2018 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy')

 
  Lot 49
 

49

CHARLES HARVEY (BRITISH, 1832-): An Ottoman xebec sailing off the Rock of Gibraltar

CHARLES HARVEY (BRITISH, 1832-)
An Ottoman xebec sailing off the Rock of Gibraltar with a British Squadron anchored in the distance
Watercolour
Inscribed C. Harvey (to mount), and dated 'May 1849' (lower left)
9 x 13½in. (23 x 34.5cm.)

Sold for £124
Estimated at £300 - £500

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report

time stained overall, waterstained apparent in sky above xebec, marked lower left in sky

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 

CHARLES HARVEY (BRITISH, 1832-)
An Ottoman xebec sailing off the Rock of Gibraltar with a British Squadron anchored in the distance
Watercolour
Inscribed C. Harvey (to mount), and dated 'May 1849' (lower left)
9 x 13½in. (23 x 34.5cm.)

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy'), Tue, 6th Nov 2018

Page turning catalogue here

Downloadable bid form here

Main View and Sale Venue:
25 Blythe Road
London, W14 0PD

Large Object View and Post-Sale Collection:
6 Imperial Studios
3-11 Imperial Road
London, SW6 2AG

 

Press enquiries: Suzanne Trisk press@charlesmillerltd.com

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Tuesday, 6th November
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