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779

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Ernest-Alexandre Bodoy
FRENCH
THE COUNT OF LUART'S "COUPÉ DE GALA" AND HIS WAITING COACHMAN
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
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779

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Ernest-Alexandre Bodoy
FRENCH
THE COUNT OF LUART'S "COUPÉ DE GALA" AND HIS WAITING COACHMAN
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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Ernest-Alexandre Bodoy
19TH CENTURY
FRENCH
THE COUNT OF LUART'S "COUPÉ DE GALA" AND HIS WAITING COACHMAN
signed E. Bodoy (lower right)
oil on canvas
39 3/8 by 59 in.
100 by 150 cm
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Provenance

Comte Anne-Philippe-Charles-Jacques Le Gras du Luart, Paris (commissioned directly from the artist for the Comte's Hôtel Particulier at 61 Rue de Varenne)
Roland Marquis du Luart (by descent from the above)
Sale: Sotheby’s, New York, October 25, 2005, lot 217, illustrated
Acquired at the above sale

Catalogue Note

The horse drawn vehicle "Coupé de Gala" was built by the famous coach builder Ehrler in his Parisian workshop especially for Philippe Le Gras, Comté of Luart, second son of Roland Marie Le Gras, Marquis du Luart and Marquise Anne Eulalie d'Harcourt.  In 1840 Philippe du Luart married Léopoldine Antoinette Elisabeth Barbin de Broyes (1819-1886).

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York