Jean Baptiste Bénard (1720 - 1789) French School A Boy with...



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Jean Baptiste Bénard (1720 - 1789)
French School
A Boy with a Bird's Nest in his Hat

(Framed) 9 (H) x 7.5 in. (W)
(Unframed) 7 (H) x 5 in. (W)

+ Calendar 2022-11-30 13:00:00 2022-11-30 23:59:59 Europe/London The Winter Fine Art, Old Masters, Antiques, and Antiquarian Books Sale Including the Contents of the London Library of Sir Christopher Ondaatje OC, CBE, FRSL Including first edition works by Jane Austen and Charles Dickens, a bust of Joseph Conrad by Sir Jacob Epstein, a portrait bust of Victor Hugo by Rodin, an impressionist view of Constantinople by Felix Ziem, a view of Naples by William Wyld, Agostino Brunias's Gentleman of the West Indies and an exceptional portrait of a young lady, a free person of colour, by Jean-Baptiste Bonjour c.1850. Three lots from Captain Cook's second voyage round off the topographical works. Catherine Read's portrait of Lady Sarah Lennox; a portrait of Capability Brown in his study; a portrait of Charles II c.1630 amply represent British pictures, as a Florentine painting of Christ the Child and an exceptional portrait of an Italian noblewoman c.1450 highlight the early Italian pictures. Sloane Street Auctions Sloane Street Auctions
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