• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 327

    Charles Meryon (1821-1868)

    La Pompe Notre-Dame (Delteil-Wright 31)

    Price Realised  

    Charles Meryon (1821-1868)
    La Pompe Notre-Dame (Delteil-Wright 31)
    etching, circa 1852, seventh state (of ten), on laid paper, with margins, mount stained, a few scattered foxmarks, otherwise in good condition: with La Tour de L'Horloge (D.-W. 28), by the same hand, 1852, etching with engraving, first state (of ten), on laid paper, with partial unidentified watermark, wide margins, some time staining and occasional foxing, mainly visible on the reverse; L'Arche de Ponte Notre-Dame (D.-W. 25), etching with drypoint, 1853, fourth state (of seven), on laid paper, with wide margins, mount stained; and Tourelle, Rue de la Tixeranderie (D.-W. 29), etching, 1852, fourth state (of five), on wove paper, with margins, time stained, foxing, otherwise in good condition
    P. 167 x 250 mm., S. 198 x 270 mm. (4)


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    Provenance

    (D-W. 31) with blindstamp of the French Ministere de L'Interieur