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    Sale 5311

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 389

    Jean-Louis Forain (Reims 1852-1931 Paris)

    A mustachioed gentleman, half-length, wearing a top hat, and a subsidiary study of the same figure

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean-Louis Forain (Reims 1852-1931 Paris)
    A mustachioed gentleman, half-length, wearing a top hat, and a subsidiary study of the same figure
    signed 'Forain'
    pencil, on brown paper
    12¼ x 8½ in. (308 x 207 mm.); and A horse milling corn, formerly attributed to Sir George Clausen; and A river landscape, attributed to Jean Marchand (3)


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    Provenance

    Dr Alfred Scharf, and by descent.