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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 133 of 207: Anon. ('a' friend of John Spencer Stanhope'). Album of watercolour views of Verdun, n.d. but circa 1810-1812 (vide infra). Oblong 8vo, paper wrappers; 13 leaves of watercolours, on one side only. The identification comes from an inscription on the ffep. This states that the artist was a friend of Spencer-Stanhope whilst the two were prisoners at Verdun. Spencer-Stanhope, father of the famous painter and scion of a wealthy industrial family, travelled the continent at the height of the Napoleonic

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Sold For:£750
Estimate: £150 - £250

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed