Lot 221
  • 221

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon Cluny 1758 - 1823 Paris

12,000 - 18,000 GBP
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  • Pierre-Paul Prud'hon
  • study of a winged allegorical figure holding drapery
  • black and white chalk and stumping, on blue paper


I.O. Wessner (L.2562a)

Catalogue Note

This is one of a number of similar studies by Prud'hon which are usually described as representing the Spirit of Genius.  Another, of more or less identical dimensions and technique, was sold, London, Christie's, 26 November 1968, lot 176.