London, South Kensington
10 May 2006
A pair of export paintings, 19th Century
Gouache on paper, depicting two tradesmen and a craftsman at work -- 8¼in. x 10½in. (21cm x 26.6cm) max; nine engravings after designs by Puqua depicting craftsmen, entertainers, tradesmen and other figures, published 1799, W. Miller, Old Bond Street, London -- 14in. x 10in. (35.5cm x 25.5cm); and eight Chinese gouache paintings of similar figures -- 11¾in. x 9 7/8in. (29.8cm x 25cm), most framed and glazed. (19)
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