• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 5860

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours

    11 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 370

    French School, 18th Century

    A group of three portrait studies, including Portrait of a lady, attributed to Etienne Jeaurat

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    French School, 18th Century
    A group of three portrait studies, including Portrait of a lady, attributed to Etienne Jeaurat
    inscribed 'J f'
    black and white chalk, on blue paper; and other techniques
    14 5/8 x 11¼ in. (37.2 x 28.5 cm.); and other dimensions (3)


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    The Portrait of a Lady is a study for an anonymous pastel from the French School, sold at Christie's, New York, 11 January 1991, lot 86 (N. Jeffares, Dictionary of pastellists before 1800, London, 2006, p. 607, ill.).

    We are grateful to Neil Jeffares for his assistance in preparing this catalogue note.

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