Sale 10CN02 | Lot 10

Attributed to Charles-Louis Clerisseau Views of Roman Ruins: Two

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings
Attributed to Charles-Louis Clerisseau Views of Roman Ruins: Two

Lot Details

Lot 10
Attributed to Charles-Louis Clerisseau Views of Roman Ruins: Two
Views of Roman Ruins: Two
Gouache on paper
Sight of each 19 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches (49.5 x 64.2 cm)

Estate of Karl Lunde

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

View 1. (Ruined building with engaged Corinthian columns, the entrance through a massive coffered arch) The support is heavy wove paper. The sheet is free, the colors very fresh. Paint loss at the lower left corner. Upper edge of the paper rippling (from water?); some nicks along the upper edge. Scattered foxing throughout the reverse, not visible from the front. Inscribed at the lower right on the back : No. 28. Several pin holes: one upper right; one upper left; two in the middle foreground; one in the lower right .

View 2. (View through a groined vault to a barrel vault in the distance) The support is heavy wove paper. The sheet is free, the colors very fresh. Scattered foxing visible throughout the back, none of it visible from the front. Inscribed in black ink at the lower right of the reverse side: No. 34


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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

Wed, May 19, 2010 at 10am EDT
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