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René Lalique

Drawing of a Thistle Pendant

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 USD

René Lalique

René Lalique

Drawing of a Thistle Pendant

Drawing of a Thistle Pendant

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 USD

René Lalique

1860 - 1945

Drawing of a Thistle Pendant



circa 1890s

gouache and pencil on Rives BFK paper

inscribed feuilles et tiges/chamsfleur and numbered 68 and 262

11 x 8 ⅝ in. (27.9 x 21.9 cm)

Overall in fair condition. The drawing is executed on buff-colored Rives BFK paper. There are small losses to the sheet in all four corners, the largest of which is in the lower left. A few small repaired tears along the left edge, the largest of which measures 2 inches. A few small repaired tears along the lower edge, the longest of which measures 1 ¼ inches. In the center of the sheet there is a crescent shaped repaired tear measuring 1 ½ x 1 ½ inches. In the upper right quadrant there is a small tear measuring 1 inch. Other scattered handling creases in the sheet throughout. The work is unframed.


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Hôtel Drouot, Paris, July 8, 2020, lot 1
Acquired from the above by the present owner