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    Sale 5404

    Nineteenth Century European Art

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 54

    Merry-Joseph Blondel (FRENCH, 1781-1853)

    The cherry picker; and Girl with a gold pendant

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Merry-Joseph Blondel (FRENCH, 1781-1853)
    The cherry picker; and Girl with a gold pendant
    both signed and dated 'Blondel/1842' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    21¾ x 18 in. (55.2 x 45.7 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    These subjects seem to appear in a number of Blondel's compositions. As a result it has been suggested that they may indeed be his children.

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