• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5859

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 231

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

    Peintres et promeneurs à la campagne

    Price Realised  

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
    Peintres et promeneurs à la campagne
    signed and dated 'h. harpignies 1882' (recto) and dated 'Juillet 1908' and inscribed 'hommage à Madame Bonnaud' (verso)
    watercolour
    12 x 15½ in. (30.5 x 39.3 cm.)
    and a landscape by the same hand in oil
    two in the lot (2)


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    It has been suggested that this is a design for a lampshade or a fan

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    Please note that it is now believed that these are by the hand of Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)