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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 733

    Count Alfred Guillaume Gabriel D'Orsay (French, 1801-1852)

    Portrait of Gilmour, half-length, wearing a cravat (illustrated); and Portrait of John H. Sherburne, half-length, seated and wearing a bow tie

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    Count Alfred Guillaume Gabriel D'Orsay (French, 1801-1852)
    Portrait of Gilmour, half-length, wearing a cravat (illustrated); and Portrait of John H. Sherburne, half-length, seated and wearing a bow tie
    the first signed, inscribed and dated 'D'Orsay/1834/Metlor' (lower right) and further inscribed 'Gilmour' (lower centre); and the second signed, inscribed and dated 'Gore House/6.Jany. 1848/d'Orsay peint' (lower right) and further inscribed 'John H. Sherburne' (lower centre)
    pencil and colour chalks
    11¼ x 8¼ in. (28.5 x 21 cm.) (2)


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