6 July 2004,
Price realised GBP 5,378
GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
Alfred Dedreux (Paris 1810-1860)
La rencontre evitée: Galloping horsemen avoiding a horse and cart
signed 'Alfred. D.'
black lead, watercolour and bodycolour heightened with gum arabic
12½ x 15 5/8 in. (315 x 397 mm.)
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