4 June 2009
THIS LOT IS SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE
This lot is offered without a reserve
French School, 19th Century
Still life with game, fish in a bowl and flowers on a table; and Still life with a cat, a parrot, and game birds on a table
the second indistinctly signed 'José Sol***' (lower right)
oil on canvas
35¾ x 52½ in. (91 x 133.5 cm.)
a pair (2)
Anonymous sale; Drouot-Richelieu, Paris, 13 June 1990, lot 39, as 'Nicolas Henri Jeaurat de Bertry'.
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