5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 23,300
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
Circle of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (Montauban 1780-1867 Paris)
A female nude, full-length, removing a pearl earring from her ear, standing by a bed
with signature 'Ingres Roma 1811' (lower right)
oil on canvas
50 x 29½ in. (127 x 75 cm.)
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