• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 326

    Charles Meryon (1821-1868)

    La Tour de l'Horloge (Delteil-Wright 28)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Charles Meryon (1821-1868)
    La Tour de l'Horloge (Delteil-Wright 28)
    etching, 1852, sixth state (of eight), on chine appliqué, a few scattered pale foxing, otherwise in very good condition; with Le Petit Pont (D.- W. 24), etching, 1850, sixth state (of seven), on chine appliqué, the wove sheet with foxing and time staining, otherwise in good condition; and Le Pavillion de Mademoiselle et une partie du Louvre (D.- W. 9), etching, 1849, third (final) state, on laid paper, foxing and time stained, a tiny rust spot at the lower left center, both by the same hand
    P., S. 250 x 183 mm. (3)


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    Provenance

    (D.- W. 9) A. Beurdeley (L. 421)