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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 141

    A SET OF FOUR HAND-COLOURED ENGRAVINGS

    BY JEAN-MARCEL DEMARTEAU (1722-1776), AFTER JEAN-BAPTISTE HUET (1745-1811), THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF FOUR HAND-COLOURED ENGRAVINGS
    BY JEAN-MARCEL DEMARTEAU (1722-1776), AFTER JEAN-BAPTISTE HUET (1745-1811), THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Each depicting pastoral scenes with figures and animals with wooded landscape in the background, within a beaded moulded giltwood frame, inscribed 'J.B. Huet del. A Paris chez Demarteau Graveur Cloître St. Benoît [No. 601, No. 602, No. 616, and No. 617, respectively] Demarteau Scp.
    Each: 23½ in. x 20½ in. (59.5 cm. x 52 cm.) [with frame]; 10¼ in. x 13 in. (26 cm. x 33 cm.) [without frame] (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
    (LOTS 141-146)