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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 113

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)

    Design for a wine cooler with snake handles and a frieze of snakes and rosettes

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)
    Design for a wine cooler with snake handles and a frieze of snakes and rosettes
    black lead, pen and grey ink, grey wash
    12 1/8 x 12 5/8 in. (30.7 x 32 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Henri Auguste, until 1810.
    J.B.C. Odiot.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Monaco, 26 November 1979, lot 629.


    Literature

    G. Gramaccini, Jean-Guillaume Moitte (1746-1810): Leben Und Werk, Berlin, 1993, II, p. 65, no. 159.14