Sale: 346 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century/ Marine Ar, Oct. 25. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 1263

 
Louis-Marin Bonnet - Tête de Flore


 
1263
Louis-Marin Bonnet
Tête de Flore, 1769.
Etching in colours
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,700
Sold:
€ 4,880 / $ 5.563

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Tête de Flore. 1769.
Etching in colours in Crayon-Manier, after François Boucher.
Herold 192 I (of II). Carlson/Ittmann 63. Richard 380. Signed, dated and inscribed "F. Boucher 1757" on the plate. Excellent impression with bordering line, partly trimmed to the bordering line or even into it. On laid paper (with watermark). 41 : 32,6 cm (16,1 : 12,8 in), size of sheet.

Impression of the first state with the printed white-heightening
Good overall impression. The image minimally waterstained, however, not affecting the overall impression. Lower left corner with small crease mark and tiny superficial paper loss. Upper left corner with two minimal crease marks and tiny retouching. [KR]

1263
Louis-Marin Bonnet
Tête de Flore, 1769.
Etching in colours
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,700
Sold:
€ 4,880 / $ 5.563

(incl. 22% surcharge)