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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 177

    Jean-Honoré Marmont de Barmont (French, 1770-1846)

    Casa Cenci in the Borghese Gardens, Rome

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Honoré Marmont de Barmont (French, 1770-1846)
    Casa Cenci in the Borghese Gardens, Rome
    signed 'Barmont' (lower right) and further signed and dated 'Barmont pinx. 1805' (on the reverse), inscribed 'à la Villa Borghese' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    6½ x 8¾ in. (16.5 x 22.2 cm.)
    In a French Empire giltwood frame


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's South Kensington, 22 April 1998, lot 163.


    Literature

    C.Plante, Inside Out: Historic Watercolour Drawings, Oil sketches and Paintings of Interiors and Exteriors 1770-1870, London, 2000, no. 20.