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Auction 175, Lot 341

"A View of the Town and Island of St. Helena, in the Atlantic Ocean; Belonging to the English East India Company", Hogg, Alexander

Subject: St. Helena

Period: 1779 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

11.8 x 7.8 inches
30 x 19.8 cm

Attractive bird's-eye-view of the town and harbor, with large, beautifully rendered, sailing ships in the foreground and the city and mountains beyond. An attractive view with a very decorative border. This view appeared in multiple works published by Alexander Hogg.


Condition: A

A nice impression with minor marginal soiling.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $70

Closed on 11/13/2019