Lot 217: AUGUSTE EDOUART: TWO SILHOUETTE CONVERSATION GROUPS
October 29, 2016
AUGUSTE EDOUART: TWO SILHOUETTE CONVERSATION GROUPS
Comprising Miss Moir, Mrs. George Forbers and Son, Master Louis Forbes, cut-out on paper, sitters identified in ink on reverse, dated 1831 and with artist stamp; the second, Cap''n Wemyss and Son James, identified on reverse (now covered with board) and with collection stamp. 14 1/4 x 18 in. and 15 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.
Provenance: Miss Moir..., Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, November 16, 1978, Lot 452. Wemyss, Sotheby''s Parke Bernet, New York, November 16, 1978, Lot 438.
Property from the Estate of Paula Peyraud