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    Sale 5433

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 370

    Francisco Vieira Portuense (Porto 1765-1805)

    A woman picking flowers, subsidiary studies of a putto

    Price Realised  

    Francisco Vieira Portuense (Porto 1765-1805)
    A woman picking flowers, subsidiary studies of a putto
    black chalk
    7¼ x 9 in. (190 x 225 mm.); and seven other drawings by Vieira Portuense and Arcangelo Foschini (8)


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    Study for a print by F. Bartolozzi illustrating The Gardens, a Poem an English edition, published in 1805 in London, of Les jardins, en quatre chants by Jacques Delille (see P. Varela Gomes, Vieira Portuense, Lisbon, 2000, pp. 48-9).

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are five other drawings by Vieira Portuense and Arcangelo Foschini included in this lot, not seven as stated in the catalogue.