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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)

    Three designs for elaborate friezes

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean-Guillaume Moitte (Paris 1746-1810)
    Three designs for elaborate friezes
    black lead, pen and grey ink, grey wash
    3 7/8 x 24¾ in. (9.7 x 62.7 cm.) and smaller (3)


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    A design for a horizontal frieze similar to one in this lot is in the Courtauld Institute (Witt Collection no. 4737).

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    Provenance

    Henri Auguste, until 1810.
    J.B.C. Odiot, his studio stamp (1) and (2).