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    Sale 2237

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part I

    27 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 11

    François Boitard (circa 1670-1715 The Hague)

    The Labors of Hercules

    Price Realised  

    François Boitard (circa 1670-1715 The Hague)
    The Labors of Hercules
    with inscription 'LaFage'
    black chalk, pen and black ink, grey wash, grey ink framing lines
    12 x 7 1/8 in. (304 x 93 mm.); and Moses and the Brazen Serpent (recto), Two figures battling on horseback (verso), by the same hand (2)


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    Both drawings were acquired as works by Raymond Lafage (1656-1690).

    Provenance

    G. Seligmann (his mark, not in Lugt) (1).