Sale: 346 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century/ Marine Ar, Oct. 25. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 1381

 
Edward Theodore Compton - Innsbruck


 
1381
Edward Theodore Compton
Innsbruck
Watercolour
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,140
Sold:
€ 1,342 / $ 1.529

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Innsbruck. Late 19th century.
Watercolour and Indian ink.
Signed lower right. On light cardboard. 17,2 : 27 cm (6,7 : 10,6 in), almost the full sheet. Besides his impressive mountain panoramas, Comption also makes numerous small city views, such as this mellow watercolour, which depicts a vernal scene in Innsbruck . [NB]

Good overall impression. Edges faintly discoloured. With few minor brown stains and isolated minimal traces of rubbing.

1381
Edward Theodore Compton
Innsbruck
Watercolour
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,140
Sold:
€ 1,342 / $ 1.529

(incl. 22% surcharge)