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iPad for sale in Lebanon

The iPad. With a revolutionary, 9.7 inch touch screen, and amazing new apps, it does things no tablet PC, netbook, or e-reader could.

iPad for sale in Lebanon

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Painting for sale: Beirut Harbor

A rare painting dated 1841 by the short-lived English painter William James Muller, depicting the port at Ras Beirut, is for sale

The watercolor measures 12 x 17 inches and is in excellent condition. The painting was purchased in London in 1970.

Beyrout Harbor, watercolor and gouache

William James Muller
Beyrout  circa 1841
watercolor and gouache (bodycolor) on paper
12 x 17 inches, matted and framed behind glass 

William J. Muller worked a great deal in the southwest of England. Muller also loved to travel around the Mediterranean basin and a portion of these paintings were used to create printing plates that were in turn used in creating handbooks.
The composition of this work is the harbor of Beirut. This painting has been off the market for 45 years; the short life of the artist severely reduced his art output, making this painting very rare.  Additionally, 19th century views of Lebanon are scarcely ever seen for sale.

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