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Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 26 April 1990, lot 388.
The following three lots are all designs for the engraved titleplates which prefaced each of the sixteeen cahiers in which the hundred plates of Charles Percier (1764-1838) and Pierre François Léonard Fontaine's (1762-1853) Palais, Maisons, et Autres Édifices Modernes Dessinés à Rome (Paris, 1798) are arranged.
Charles Percier and Pierre Francois Léonard Fontaine, Palais, Maisons, et autres edifices modernes dessinés à Rome, 1798, plate 62.
C.Plante, Inside Out: Historic Watercolour Drawings, Oil sketches and Paintings of Interiors and Exteriors 1770-1870, London, 2000, no.11.