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    Prints and Multiples

    31 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 12

    CHARLES MERYON (1821-1868)

    Le Pont Neuf, Paris (Delteil-Wright 33)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CHARLES MERYON (1821-1868)
    Le Pont Neuf, Paris (Delteil-Wright 33)
    etching and drypoint, 1853, on laid paper with an unidentified watermark, the seventh state (of nine), with margins, pale light- and mat staining, a 1-in. tear and made-up areas at the lower left sheet corner (with a few associated losses), hinge and glue remains in places at the reverse of the sheet edges (slightly showing through), otherwise in good condition
    P. 7¼ x 7¼ in. (184 x 184 mm.)
    S. 9 x 9 3/8 in. (229 x 239 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Brooklyn Museum stamp on the reverse (not in Lugt)


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM