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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 9

    Pancrace Bessa (French, 1772-1835)

    Roses and white hibiscus (recto); Sketch (verso)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pancrace Bessa (French, 1772-1835)
    Roses and white hibiscus (recto); Sketch (verso)
    oil on paper (recto); black chalk (verso)
    16 x 21½ in. (40.5 x 54.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

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


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot will now be offered not subject to a reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

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