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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 233

    French School, early 19th Century

    Portrait of Sophie de Surmont, half-length, wearing a bonnet; and a Portait of Lucie de Surmont, half-length, wearing a bonnet and a gold earring

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    French School, early 19th Century
    Portrait of Sophie de Surmont, half-length, wearing a bonnet; and a Portait of Lucie de Surmont, half-length, wearing a bonnet and a gold earring
    with inscriptions 'SOPHIE DE SURMONT. SOEUR DE LA MARQUISE D'ESSERTAUX.' (1) and LUCIE DE SURMONT. MARIÉE A PAUL.ALEXIS.JOSEPH.HERTS. SEIGNEUR DE LA BLANCARDERIE. SOEUR DE LA MARQUISE D'ESSERTAUX.' (2) on the mounts
    coloured chalks, heightened with white, oval
    6 3/8 x 5 in. (162 x 127 mm.)
    a pair (2)


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