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    Sale 7712

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    8 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 24

    Jean Etienne Liotard

    René Hérault (T. 2; R., L. 13)

    Price Realised  


    Jean Etienne Liotard
    René Hérault (T. 2; R., L. 13)
    etching with engraving, 1731, a very good impression of this rare print, on laid paper with a proprietary watermark, with margins, with the sitter's name in pen and ink in the lower margin, minor pale scattered foxing in the margins and on the reverse, remains of old paper hinges on the reverse, in generally good condition
    P. 375 x 280 mm., S. 450 x 322 mm.

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    Pre-Lot Text

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