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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 10

    Pancrace Bessa (French, 1772-1835)

    Fritillaria imperialis

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pancrace Bessa (French, 1772-1835)
    Fritillaria imperialis
    oil on paper
    15 3/8 x 19½ in. (39 x 49.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    By descent in the family of the artist until the late 1980s.


    Saleroom Notice

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 7-10)