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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1604

    FRENCH SCHOOL, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FRENCH SCHOOL, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    A ballooning scene with figures on a castle balcony
    on prepared card, bearing signature 'Van Blarenberghe', gilt-metal mount on a burgundy velvet panel within rectangular gilt wood frame
    2 11/16 in. (68 mm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Auction Dorotheum, Vienna, 23 March 1983.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION