9 December 2008
ERNST CHRISTIAN WESER (GERMAN, 1783-1860)
A young gentleman, in evening dress, black tail coat, white waistcoat, white linen shirt with stand-collar, white cravat tied in a bow, rectangular gold-bordered blue shirt studs, salmon-lined grey opera cloak with gold fastening chain, gold ring on his right index finger, side-parted short dark hair
signed and dated 'E. Weser pinx: 1833.' (lower right)
rectangular, 3½ x 2 7/8 in. (89 x 73 mm.), gilt-wood frame carved with oak leaves and arabesques
Solinger Auktionshaus, Solingen, 4-5 May 2007, lot 689.
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