JACQUES-FRANÇOIS-JOSEPH SWEBACH CALLED DESFONTAINES | A gentleman on horseback conversing with a lady and an officer in a landscape
Estimate: 500 - 700 GBP
JACQUES-FRANÇOIS-JOSEPH SWEBACH CALLED DESFONTAINES
Metz 1769 - 1823 Paris
A gentleman on horseback conversing with a lady and an officer in a landscape
139 by 143 mm (drawing)
350 by 349 mm (frame)
To view shipping calculator, please click here
Window mounted. A small brown stain and tiny repair at the upper margin in the centre. There is a small loss at the lower right corner and a light brown stain at the right margin in the centre.
Otherwise black chalk remains strong and vibrant.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.
Sale, London, Christie's South Kensington, 21 April 1998, lot 319