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    Sale 7633

    Old Master & British Pictures (Day Sale)

    3 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 229

    Robert-Jacques-François Lefevre (Bayeux 1755-1830 Paris)

    Portrait of a lady, half-length, seated at a piano, in a green mantle à la grecque, holding a harp

    Price Realised  

    Robert-Jacques-François Lefevre (Bayeux 1755-1830 Paris)
    Portrait of a lady, half-length, seated at a piano, in a green mantle à la grecque, holding a harp
    signed and dated 'Rob. Lefevre fecit 1808' (lower left)
    oil on canvas, unlined
    31 x 27¼ in. (78.8 x 69.2 cm.)
    in an Empire frame


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Monaco, 30 June 1995, lot 63.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Exhibited

    New York, Colnaghi, The French Portrait 1550-1850, pp. 67-8 and 101, pl. 18.