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    Sale 5311

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 352

    Johann Conrad Gessner (Zurich 1764-1826)

    A horse in harness in profile to the left; and A horse drinking from a trough, a donkey and a dog at it's side

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    Johann Conrad Gessner (Zurich 1764-1826)
    A horse in harness in profile to the left; and A horse drinking from a trough, a donkey and a dog at it's side
    signed and dated 'C. Geßner. f.' (1) and 'C. Gessner. f. 1799.' (2)
    black chalk, watercolour, bodycolour, on light brown prepared paper (1)
    9 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. (251 x 215 mm.) and 5¾ x 7 3/8 in. (147 x 188 mm.); and a drawing of four horses, also by Gessner (3)


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