• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 165

    JEAN-BAPTISTE JACQUES AUGUSTIN (FRENCH, 1759-1832)

    A self-portrait of the artist, in open white shirt

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN-BAPTISTE JACQUES AUGUSTIN (FRENCH, 1759-1832)
    A self-portrait of the artist, in open white shirt
    square, 2¾ x 2¾ in. (70 x 70 mm.), gilt-metal mount set in gilt-bronze frame with acanthus leaf border


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Another self-portrait of Augustin is illustrated in P. Jean-Richard, Miniatures sur ivoire. Musée du Louvre. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, 1994, pp. 36-37, no. 25.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.