Result list 4 April 2020

The results of our April 4 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 3 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 1012
LISBOA. 1 Acçao de Esc.200$00. green. #10000. No 9879. The share shows the famous Portuguese poet Luis Vaz de Camoes (1524-80), holding up the manuscripts of the epic poem 'The Lusiadas', which tells the story of the Portuguese navigators, who rounded the Cape of Good Hope, at the tip of Africa. 'Adamastor'is a personage in the Lusiadas. The large-format piece is of dramatic design, with Camoens saving himself, and the precious Lusiadas, from a shipwreck. Architecture-type border, with globes, and the logo of a ship's captain at sea. Fine piece. Designedby Alfredo Roque Gameiro, a water-colour painter of Lisbon. A rare piece.
Themes: INSURANCE, SHIPPING
PORTUGAL
GAMEIRO, Roque
Date: 15 July 1918
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 300