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JOHN FLAXMAN | THREE SCENES FROM LES EUMENIDES: ACTS I, 2 AND 4

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

JOHN FLAXMAN | THREE SCENES FROM LES EUMENIDES: ACTS I, 2 AND 4

JOHN FLAXMAN | THREE SCENES FROM LES EUMENIDES: ACTS I, 2 AND 4

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

JOHN FLAXMAN

British

1755 - 1826

THREE SCENES FROM LES EUMENIDES: ACTS 1, 2 AND 4


the first:

Vilade, Oreste and Electra

inscribed extensively (lower center)

pencil on paper

sheet: 7⅜ by 8¼ in.; 18.5 by 21 cm

framed: 15 by 16 in.; 38 by 40.6 cm

 

the second:

Les Eumenides, Acte 1er

inscribed extensively (lower center)

pencil on paper

sheet: 10⅜ by 14⅝ in.; 26.5 by 37.2 cm

framed: 14⅞ by 16⅝ in.; 37.6 by 42.3 cm

 

the third:

Les Eumenides, Act 4

inscribed extensively (lower center)

pencil on paper

sheet: 10¼ by 12¼ in.; 26 by 31 cm

framed: 14⅝ by 14⅛ in.; 37 by 36 cm

Both sheets: Laid down on top of mat. The sheet is in generally good condition aside from hard creases and a few potential repaired tears; surface dirt; and additional hard and soft creases, likely from handling. Additionally, mat stains and time darkening.


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the first: Leonard Clayton, New York (according to a label on the reverse)

the third: Alice Astor