5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 625
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
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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