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    Sale 7712

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    8 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 27

    Jean Etienne Liotard

    Portrait of Joseph II (T. 10; R., L. 524)

    Price Realised  

    Jean Etienne Liotard
    Portrait of Joseph II (T. 10; R., L. 524)
    mezzotint with roulette, circa 1778, a very good impression, watermark Mongolfier, with margins left and right and wide margins above and below, a deckle edge below and at right, a short repaired tear in the lower right margin, some surface dirt in the margins and verso, surface dirt and some moisture staining on the reverse
    P. 380 x 293 mm., S. 500 x 340 mm.


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    Pre-Lot Text

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