July 14, 2022 10:00 EST

The Gilded Age

 
  Lot 44
 

44

Auguste Raffet (French, 1804–1860)
Napoléon au Bivouac; together with a Companion

One signed 'Raffet' bottom right, the other signed and dated 'Raffet 1838' bottom right; the first ink, pencil and white gouache highlights on paper, the other ink and wash with pencil on paper
Largest: 6 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.
Smallest: 4 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.
(2)

Provenance

Collection M. Beurdeley, Paris.
His sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 1926.
Acquired directly from the above sale.
Collection of Princesse Murat.
Drouot, Paris, sale of February 2, 1961.
Private Collection.
Acquired directly from the above.
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.

Sold for $1,512
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500


 

One signed 'Raffet' bottom right, the other signed and dated 'Raffet 1838' bottom right; the first ink, pencil and white gouache highlights on paper, the other ink and wash with pencil on paper
Largest: 6 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.
Smallest: 4 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.
(2)

Provenance

Collection M. Beurdeley, Paris.
His sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 1926.
Acquired directly from the above sale.
Collection of Princesse Murat.
Drouot, Paris, sale of February 2, 1961.
Private Collection.
Acquired directly from the above.
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.

Exhibited

"Exposition Centennale de l'Art Français à St.-Pétersbourg," Institut Français à Saint Pétersbourg, 1912, no. 386.

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