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Attributed to Gabriel de Saint-Aubin (French, 1724-1780) Louis XVI au sacre (At the Coronation)

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Gabriel de Saint-Aubin (French, 1724-1780)

Louis XVI au sacre (At the Coronation)
Unsigned, inscribed "...aubin" in pencil on the backing paper, titled on a typed label, and with labels from Aymonier, Paris, and Jean-Paul Chapelle, Paul Perrin, Dominique Fromantin auction house, Versailles, all affixed to the frame backing.
Charcoal on laid paper, 6 5/8 x 5 3/8 in. (17.0 x 13.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Small tear to l.r. edge, creasing, trimmed and backed with a secondary paper support.
Estimate $300-500

Numbered NO 1396/ Z.R.S." in pencil on the u.l. corner of the frame backing.


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Keywords

Louis XVI, Dominique Fromantin, Jean-Paul Chapelle, Aymonier, Jean, Paris, Saint-Aubin

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