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    Sale 5311

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 377

    French School, 19th Century

    Portrait of an elegant gentleman wearing a top hat

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    French School, 19th Century
    Portrait of an elegant gentleman wearing a top hat
    pastel
    29¾ x 24 in. (755 x 612 mm.)


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    A similar portrait by this apparently unrecorded artist of a man holding a letter was sold at Bonhams, New York, 14 May 2003, lot 1103.

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