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    Sale 1986

    Important Old Master Paintings Part I And Part II

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 200

    English School, 19th Century

    A set of four anamorphic paintings with two viewing mirrors

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    English School, 19th Century
    A set of four anamorphic paintings with two viewing mirrors
    oil on canvas laid down on panel
    12¼ x 16 1/8 in. 31.1 x 40.9 cm. each
    a set of four (4)


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    These amusing anamorphic paintings are intended to be viewed using a cylindrical mirror which the apparently abstract subjects into focus.