Lot 100: ROSA BONHEUR, (FRENCH 1822-1899), DOG STUDIES
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
With stamped signature lower right, charcoal on paper
8 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 29.2cm)
/spanPrivate Collection, Virginia.
Matted, framed - with two tape pieces top edge verso affixed to undermat; generally good overall condition with some deckling to outer right edge of sheet; some numeric inscriptions on verso (unknown source); outer top and left edges may be trimmed slightly; pale mat burn lines just within outer top and right edges, and pale mat burn line approx. 1 1/8 inches from outer left edge. There is an apparent abraded small area at outer lower left corner, and sheet is slightly bowed upward within mat.
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