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January 23, 2020 6:00PMCalender
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Georg Melchior Kraus (German, 1737-1806) Study of Three Male Figures

$1,250$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3338B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 24, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Georg Melchior Kraus (German, 1737-1806)

Study of Three Male Figures
Inscribed, signed, and dated "desine d'après nature/à l'academie royal à Paris/par G M Kraus 1764" c.r., inscribed indistinctly "Krause/..." on the reverse.
Charcoal on laid paper, 19 3/8 x 16 1/2 in. (49.5 x 42.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Professionally restored and laid onto fine Japan paper, old losses to u.l. and l.l. corners, scattered small surface imperfections and stains.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Georg Melchior Kraus, Japan, Paris