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    Sale 5433

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 371

    Francisco Vieira Portuense (Porto 1765-1805)

    Studies of a woman picking flowers, subsidiary studies for the Massacre of the Innocents

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    Francisco Vieira Portuense (Porto 1765-1805)
    Studies of a woman picking flowers, subsidiary studies for the Massacre of the Innocents
    black chalk
    7¼ x 8 7/8 in. (184 x 226 mm.); and three other drawings by 19th Century Portuguese hands (4)


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    A study for a print by Bartolozzi for The Gardens, a poem published in 1805 (see previous lot).

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