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Fine Art & Antiques(#190515) 19/05/2015 10:00 AM GMT CLOSED

Lot 507 of 1223: Thomas Girtin (British 1775-1802) circa 1797/St Pauls Cathedral from St Martin-le-Grand/signed lower left/watercolour with bodycolour and gum Arabic on fibrous hemp/linen broad laid wrapping, 47cm x 38cm/Note: Girtin's boyhood was spent at 2 St Martin-le-Grand, where his widowed mother kept a wood turners shop, he alludes to it in the sign F. Girton, Toy Maker in this watercolour, a typical little joke from the artist. Girtin made three versions of this view: an unfinished, grey wash drawing (Y

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£125,000
Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Fine Art & Antiques(#190515)  19/05/2015 10:00 AM GMT  CLOSED