• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 332

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

    Portrait of the Comte de Girardin, seated, in profile

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    Estimate

    Count Alfred-Guillaume-Gabriel D'Orsay (French, 1801-1852)
    Portrait of the Comte de Girardin, seated, in profile
    signed and dated 'd'Orsay peint/28 Novr 1847' (lower right) and inscribed 'Ed Girardin' (lower centre) and further inscribed on the reverse 'A D'ORSAY FECIT' (upper centre) and 'Comte de Girardin/1806-1881/Journalist' (lower left)
    pencil and coloured crayons, unframed
    10¼ x 7 1/8 in. (26.1 x 18.2 cm.); and four unframed portraits of men in profile by the same hand (5)


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