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    Félix François Georges Philibert Ziem (French, 1821-1911)
    Constantinople
    Oil on canvas
    23-3/4 x 36-1/4 inches (60.3 x 92.1 cm)
    Signed lower right: Ziem

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, May 23, 1985, lot 55.

    The Association Félix Ziem, represented by Mathias Ary Jan, David Pluskwa and Gérard Fabre, has confirmed the authenticity of this work. The lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Association.




    Condition Report*: Original canvas.
    There is extensive inpainting/reinforcing in the sky; particularly a 4 1/2 x 8 inch area of inpaint to the right of the Hagia Sofia and along both side edges. There is residual old varnish in the foreground along the lower edge with some areas of inpaint in foreground as well.
    Framed Dimensions 33 X 45.5 X 2.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    6th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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