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    Sale 2249

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

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 291

    François Bonvin (Vaugirard 1817-1887 Saint-Germain-en-Laye)

    L'Ecole des frères

    Price Realised  

    François Bonvin (Vaugirard 1817-1887 Saint-Germain-en-Laye)
    L'Ecole des frères
    signed with initials 'FB'
    pencil, pen and brown ink, brown, grey and blue wash, heightened with white (oxidized), squared in pencil
    5¾ x 7 in. (146 x 178 mm.); and Jean-Louis Adan, Boats in a harbor (recto), study of a woman, half-length (verso); and A Harbor with a man walking along a pathway (3)


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    A study for the painting of the same subject now in the Museo de Arte de Ponce, Puterto Rico (G. Weisberg, Bonvin, Paris, 1979, p. 108, nos. 60-1).