178
178
French School
XIX BRUMAIRE DE L'AN VIII, BONAPARTE A L'ORANGERIE DE SAINT-CLOUD
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 3,000 USD
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178
French School
XIX BRUMAIRE DE L'AN VIII, BONAPARTE A L'ORANGERIE DE SAINT-CLOUD
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 3,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Property from the Estate of Samuel P. Reed

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New York

French School
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
XIX BRUMAIRE DE L'AN VIII, BONAPARTE A L'ORANGERIE DE SAINT-CLOUD
inscribed with initials H.V. lower right; inscription on verso covered by backing paper
pen and brown ink with wash over pencil, heightened with white, backed with paper. Together with French School, early 19th Century, VIEW OF A NEOCLASSICAL BUILDING AND COLONADE, watercolor on paper. 2 pieces.
11 7/8 in. by 15 3/4 in.
30.2 cm by 40 cm
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Provenance

Sold, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, June 3, 1981, lot 160 (as by Horace Vernet)

Catalogue Note

On November 10, 1799, Bonaparte's speech at the Orangerie of Saint-Cloud marked the end of the Directoire. This was a favorite scene for artists of the period and was engraved by Helman and Alipran.

Property from the Estate of Samuel P. Reed

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New York