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Lot of Three Continental School Drawings: Italian School, 18th Century, Putto in Flight; Continental School, 19th/20th Century, Seat...

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Lot of Three Continental School Drawings:

Italian School, 18th Century, Putto in Flight; Continental School, 19th/20th Century, Seated Cherub with Tablet and Sketch of Two Figures in a Landscape
Putto unsigned, ink wash on paper mounted to paperboard, sheet size 6 9/16 x 5 in. (16.8 x 12.8 cm); Cherub monogrammed "PW" l.l., 7 5/8 x 5 3/8 in. (19.5 x 14.0 cm); Two Figures unsigned, pencil, sanguine and wash on paper, 12 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (31.5 x 44.4 cm); all unframed.
Condition: Toning, staining, handling creases.
Estimate $700-900

The monogram "PW" enclosed within a partial circle (Seated Cherub with Tablet) is similar to one used by Paul James Logan Wyeth (British, 1920-1983).

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Continental School, Italian School, Paul James Logan Wyeth, Hebrew Bible

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