5 April 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 800 - USD 1,200
TRAVEL -- Charle TRIPON (18th century). Cover title: “Livre de bord fait par moit.” 1788 and after.
Oblong 4° (150 x 183 mm). MANUSCRIPT ON PAPER. 47 leaves, comprising 45 watercolor paintings and two leaves of manuscript, most with manuscript titles (first two watercolors damaged and backed with loss to images). Limp vellum, manuscript title on front cover.
Paintings include 40 views and landscapes (the first lacking right half of image) including Lisbon, Alexandria, Athens, Naples, Breste, Saint-Pierre, Argentina, Boston, New York, etc.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Our inaugural auction dedicated to artefacts of geopolitical change offers insights into events such as the Russian Revolution ..
Books and Manuscripts specialist Sven Becker advises on a richly rewarding and ever-evolving collectors’ market
Alastair Smart traces the extraordinary life and work of perhaps the finest printmaker in the history of art