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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)

    Design for a coffee pot

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)
    Design for a coffee pot
    black lead, pen and grey and black ink, watercolour
    9¾ x 7 7/8 in. (23.7 x 20 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Henri Auguste, until 1810.
    J.B.C. Odiot, his studio stamp and number '99'.


    Literature

    J.-M. Pinçon and O. Gaube du Gers, Odiot: L'Orfèvre, Paris, 1990, p. 16