Auction 119, Lot 751

"Gezigt van het Groot Serrail van Konstantinopolen", Anon.

Subject: Turkey

Period: 1734 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.7 x 5.2 inches
42.4 x 13.2 cm

A lovely panoramic view illustrating the grand city of Constantinople with numerous ships and boats in the foreground. A key at the bottom identifies 16 important locations. The engraving is based on a painting by François Boucher.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $600

Closed on 5/9/2007

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