Flemish School

Lot Details

Lot 67
Flemish School
17th Century
Italian Landscape with a Town in the Distance
Inscribed indistinctly (lr)
Ink on vellum
4 3/4 x 8 inches (12 x 20.3 cm)
(ii) Italian School
18th Century
Head of an Old Man in Profile
Red chalk on paper
Sight 5 1/4 x 4 1/8 inches (13.5 x 10.5 cm)
(iii) French School
19th Century
Sheet of Studies
Signed in monogram EM (and thus possibly by Ernst Meissonier) and dated 1881 (lc)
Graphite pencil on paper
12 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches (31.5 x 24.2 cm)
Unframed
Provenance:
Swann Galleries, New York

C Estate of Sydney L. Shaper

Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

i) staining; some minor rippling; creases around edges. ii) Hinged in 2 places at left margin to a sheet of heavy paper; some creasing and rippling, e specially in the area of the hinges. Spot of foxing near the top margin above the head. iii) various losses from the edges, lightstained, matburned; a 4 x 2 inch loss in upper right corner


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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important English & Continental Furniture and Decorations/Old Master Paintings

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