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    Sale 7712

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    8 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    Jean Etienne Liotard and Joseph Cameratta

    Dame Franque de Galata et sa servant Turque (T. 99; R., L. 71);
    Dame Franque de Péra et sa Fille (T. 100; R., L. 72)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean Etienne Liotard and Joseph Cameratta
    Dame Franque de Galata et sa servant Turque (T. 99; R., L. 71);
    Dame Franque de Péra et sa Fille (T. 100; R., L. 72)
    engravings, 1744, fine impressions of these rare prints, the faces engraved by Liotard, the figures by Joseph Cameratta, the latter on laid paper watermark Auvergne 1742, the former on similar paper without watermark, with margins, T. 99 with a soft diagonal crease across the upper right corner, both with minor handling creases and surface soiling at the sheet edges, otherwise in good condition
    P. 308 x 245 mm., S. 430 x 290 mm. (and similar) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    An important group of prints by Jean Etienne Liotard from a private Swiss collection.