05-16-2014 05-16-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2728B Boston
May 16, 2014 4:00PMCalender
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Louis Boullogne the Younger (French, 1654-1733) Seated Male Nude Twisting to His Right

$29,520$24,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2728B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2014 4:00PM

Description:

Louis Boullogne the Younger (French, 1654-1733)

Seated Male Nude Twisting to His Right
Signed and dated "Louis De Boullongne/1694" l.l.
Black chalk heightened with white on blue paper, approx. 17 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (45.5 x 29.3 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Scattered foxing and staining, sheet laid down on secondary paper support.
Estimate $700-900

French mat window is glued to edges of support sheet on two sides, but it does not appear to touch the drawing.


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Keywords

Seated Male Nude Twisting, Louis Boullogne