• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7813

    Glin Castle - A Knight in Ireland

    7 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 169

    Roman School, early 19th Century

    Design for a fan with picturesque landscapes

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Roman School, early 19th Century
    Design for a fan with picturesque landscapes
    with inscription 'Mde Le Viscomtesse De Vaudreunt(?) (on the verso, according to a label on the backboard)
    pencil, pen and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour with gum arabic, on vellum
    10¼ x 21 in. (266 x 533 mm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    The inscription on the reverse more probably relates to Victoire Pauline de Riquet de Carama, Vicomtesse de Vaudreuil (1764-1834).

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.