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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    AUGUSTIN AMANT CONSTANT FIDÈLE EDOUART (FRENCH, 1789-1861)

    A young boy, profile right, in coat, knotted cravat, holding a book; together with a silhouette of a gentleman, profile right, by Hubard Gallery (British, 1822-circa 1845), the reverse stamped with trade label no. 5; and seven various silhouettes (English School, 19th Century)

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    AUGUSTIN AMANT CONSTANT FIDÈLE EDOUART (FRENCH, 1789-1861)
    A young boy, profile right, in coat, knotted cravat, holding a book; together with a silhouette of a gentleman, profile right, by Hubard Gallery (British, 1822-circa 1845), the reverse stamped with trade label no. 5; and seven various silhouettes (English School, 19th Century)
    signed and dated 'augn. Edouart fecit. 1836' (lower left) and inscribed '4-6-¼. 12 yrs of age' (lower right)
    cut-out on paper against a lithiographic background; Hubard Gallery: cut-out on card and bronzed; various silhouettes: on glass and cut-outs on card
    rectangular and circular silhouettes, from 7¾ x 5 3/16 in. (197 x 132 mm.) to 2¾ in. (70 mm.) diam., various wood frames
    The reverse of the Edouart with label 'A. GARDNER JUNE Carver and Gilder. Looking Glass and Picture Frame Maker 6 Hackney Road near Shorditch Church London. MB. Old Glass polished & re-silvered'. (9)


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