RESULTS: Old Master Drawings

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New York

Old Master Drawings

 New York, 31 January 2013, Sale #2675

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]

 

117 lots sold

Total: $16,544,625 /£10,423,114 /€12,243,023

     71% sold by lot

164 lots offered

£0.63= $1 / € 0.74=$1

 97% sold by value

Lot

Description

Estimate ($)

Price Realized

Buyer

122

Claude Gellée, called Claude Lorrain, A wooded landscape, pen and brown ink, brown wash heightened with white on blue paper, brown ink framing lines

WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR THE ARTIST

500,000-800,000

$6,130,500

£3,862,215

€4,536,570

Anonymous

79

Thomas Gainsborough, R.A., Portrait of Caroline, 4th Duchess of Marlborough, half-length, in a blue and white dress, pastel on green-brown paper

WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR A WORK ON PAPER BY THE ARTIST

400,000-600,000

$2,434,500

£1,533,735

€1,801,530

Anonymous

85

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Comtesse Charles d'Agoult, née Marie d'Agoult, and her daughter Claire d'Agoult, pencil heightened with white and touches of yellow watercolor

WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR A WORK ON PAPER BY THE ARTIST

1,500,000-2,500,000

$1,930,500

£1,216,215

€1,428,570

Anonymous

71

Girolamo Francesco Mazzola, il Parmigianino, Head of a bearded man in profile facing left, possibly a self-portrait, traces of black chalk, pen and brown ink

300,000-500,000

$722,500

£455,175

€534,650

Private

82

Jean-Louis-André-Théodore Géricault, Study for the father in the Raft of the Medusa (recto); Two studies for the figure seated at the foot of the mast (verso), black chalk and pencil

300,000-400,000

$662,500

£417,375

€490,250

Anonymous

75

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Punchinelli preparing a meal of gnocchi and parmesan cheese, black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash

WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR A WORK ON PAPER BY THE ARTIST

300,000-400,000

$542,500

£341,775

€401,450

American Private

128

Jean-Antoine Watteau , Two studies of a young child standing, and another of a young girl seated, red, black and white chalk

500,000-700,000

$542,500

£341,775

€401,450

Anonymous

76

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Head of Giulio Contarini, in three-quarter profile, after Alessandro Vittoria, red and white chalk on blue paper, watermark three crescents

100,000-150,000

$386,500

£243,495

€286,010

Anonymous

88

Honoré-Victorin Daumier, Le défenseur (The Defense Attorney), pen and black and red ink, two shades of grey wash

200,000-300,000

$314,500

£198,135

€232,730

European Trade

73

Adriaen van de Velde, A seated female nude, black and white chalk, stumping, on greyish-brown prepared paper, watermark device

WORLD AUCTION RECORD FOR A WORK ON PAPER BY THE ARTIST

120,000-180,000

$230,500

£145,215

€170,570

European Private

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