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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 219

    French School, 17th Century

    The fortified gate of an Italian town

    Price Realised  

    French School, 17th Century
    The fortified gate of an Italian town
    black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, brown ink framing lines
    3½ x 10 in. (87 x 255 mm.); and French School, 19th Century, Achilles and Ulysses and the Daughters of Lycomedes; French School, 19th Century, A wooded landscape; Austrian School, 19th Century, A view of a castle by a lake; Florent-Fidèle-Constant Bourgeois du Castelet, An Italianate landscape with mountains in the distance and buildings near a lake; Jean-Charles Aymonier, A classical portico with a mountainous landscape in the distance (6)


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    Provenance

    P. Sandby (L. 2112).
    Sir Bruce Ingram (L. 1405a).
    G. Seligmann (his mark on the mount, not in Lugt) (1).