Jean-Baptiste Huet

Lot Details

Lot 64
Jean-Baptiste Huet
French, 1745-1811
Study of a Branch
Signed J. B. Huet and dated 1780
Ink wash on paper
Sight 5 1/2 x 8 inches (14 x 20.3 cm); Together with Noel Halle, French 1711-1781, Design for a Fountain, ink and wash on paper, 4 7/8 x 8 inches (12.5 x 20.4 cm)
Provenance of both:
Davis and Langdale Company, Inc., New York
Private collection, NewYork


Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $1,536 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Both sheets have been hand-tnted gray before drawing.

Huet: Sheet completely glued down to the mount; one small ink spot to the left of the signature. Otherwise fine.

Halle: Sheet glued to mount along the top edge. A few tiny spots that appear to be ink spatters. Otherwise fine.


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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $1,536 (includes buyer's premium)

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