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291
Redouté, Pierre-Joseph
'TULIPA CELSIANA'. [PARIS: CA. 1802-16] 
Estimate
10,00018,000
JUMP TO LOT
291
Redouté, Pierre-Joseph
'TULIPA CELSIANA'. [PARIS: CA. 1802-16] 
Estimate
10,00018,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Redouté, Pierre-Joseph
'TULIPA CELSIANA'. [PARIS: CA. 1802-16] 
Original watercolour on vellum, signed "P.J. Redoute" in ink lower left, framed, matted and glazed. (18 7/8 x 13 1/2 ins., 480 x 343 mm). Vellum text leaf on frame reverse.
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, Nov 20, 1985, lot 1, $5,000,000 (for the set, the watercolors then dispersed through lottery by Arader)

Catalogue Note

From the unique set of "Les Liliacees" acquired from the artist by Empress Josephine.

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