18 April 2000
Alexandre-Jean Noël (1752-1834)
A sketchbook of 56 leaves containing landscapes, townscapes, animal studies, figure studies, studies of trees, and studies of farmhouses and other vernacular buildings
signed 'Noël' on the fourth sheet before the back endpaper
primarily black lead, some leaves with black chalk with grey wash heightened with white, watermark arms of Strasburg and J.H. & Z., and arms of Strasburg and J. HONIG & ZOONEN, bound in boards with a leather spine
240 x 345 mm.
An unidentifed collector's numbering system on the leaves sequentially, with some leaves lost: 8-52, 55-58, 90-103, and 108-109.
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