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    Sale 2814

    Nineteen to Now - 'Art from the 19th, 20th & 21st centuries'

    10 March 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 88

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

    By the cloister

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
    By the cloister
    signed, inscribed and dated 'A mon ami Lesons/H. Harpignies-1.Juillet 1852' (lower left)
    pencil and watercolour on paper
    16 x 25.5 cm.
    and A watercolour by Jules Noël (French, 1815-1881) depicting figures in a landscape (14.5 x 24.5 cm.); and A watercolour by Maurice Levi's (French, 1860-1940) depicting boats near a town (13.5 x 15.5 cm.); and A drawing by Adolphe Hervier (French, 1818-1879) depicting a little street (22 x 15 cm.). (4)


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    Provenance

    Robert Noortman Gallery, London.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the image in the catalogue is of the Jules Noel watercolour and not of the Henri Joseph Harpignies watercolour.