View full screen - View 1 of Lot 27. A set of five ornamental drawings: (i) Squatting Devil Fishing (ii) Three Stylized Leaves (iii) Two Dog Roses (iv) Bunches of Grapes and Leaves (v) Convolvulus leaf.
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Aubrey Beardsley

A set of five ornamental drawings: (i) Squatting Devil Fishing (ii) Three Stylized Leaves (iii) Two Dog Roses (iv) Bunches of Grapes and Leaves (v) Convolvulus leaf

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 EUR

Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

A set of five ornamental drawings: (i) Squatting Devil Fishing (ii) Three Stylized Leaves (iii) Two Dog Roses (iv) Bunches of Grapes and Leaves (v) Convolvulus leaf

A set of five ornamental drawings: (i) Squatting Devil Fishing (ii) Three Stylized Leaves (iii) Two Dog Roses (iv) Bunches of Grapes and Leaves (v) Convolvulus leaf

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 EUR

Lot sold:

21,420

EUR

Aubrey Beardsley

1872 - 1898

A set of five ornamental drawings:

(i) Squatting Devil Fishing

(ii) Three Stylized Leaves

(iii) Two Dog Roses

(iv) Bunches of Grapes and Leaves

(v) Convolvulus leaf


(i) Pen and black ink on paper

(ii-iii-iv-v) Pen and black ink on paper glued on laid paper

(i) 4,9 x 3,2 cm ; 1⅞ by 1¼ in. ; (ii) 4,2 x 4,5 cm ; 1⅝ by 1¾ in. ; (iii) 4,6 x 4,6 cm ; 1¾ by 1¾ in. ; (iv) 4,9 x 5 cm ; 1⅞ by 2 in. ; (v) 9,9 x 7,6 cm ; 3⅞ by 3 in.

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Aubrey Beardsley

1872 - 1898

Ensemble de cinq dessins ornementaux:

(i) Diable accroupi pêchant

(ii) Trois feuilles stylisées

(iii) Deux fleurs d'eglantier

(iv) Grappes de raisins et feuillage

(v) Feuille de convolvulus


(i) Plume et encre noire sur papier

(ii-iii-iv-v) Plume et encre noire sur papier contrecollé sur papier vergé

(i) 4,9 x 3,2 cm ; 1⅞ by 1¼ in. ; (ii) 4,2 x 4,5 cm ; 1⅝ by 1¾ in. ; (iii) 4,6 x 4,6 cm ; 1¾ by 1¾ in. ; (iv) 4,9 x 5 cm ; 1⅞ by 2 in. ; (v) 9,9 x 7,6 cm ; 3⅞ by 3 in.

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(i) Collection J.M. Dent;

Collection A. E. Gallatin;

Collection Jack and Caroline Milne;

Anonymous sale, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 March 2017, lot 62.


(iii) Collection J. M. Dent;

Collection Erhard Weyhe;

Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 15 December 1988;

Where bought by Jack and Caroline Milne;

Anonymous sale, New York, Swann Galleries, 29 September 2016, lot 7 (part of the lot).


(iv) Collection J. M. Dent;

Collection Erhard Weyhe;

Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 15 December 1988;

Where bought by Jack and Caroline Milne;

Anonymous sale, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 March 2017, lot 63.


(v) Collection J. M. Dent;

Collection Erhard Weyhe;

Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 15 December 1988;

Where bought by Jack and Caroline Milne;

Anonymous sale, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 March 2017, lot 64.

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(i) Collection J.M. Dent ;

Collection A. E. Gallatin ;

Collection Jack et Caroline Milne ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 mars 2017, lot 62.


(iii) Collection J. M. Dent ;

Collection Erhard Weyhe ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Sotheby's, 15 décembre 1988 ;

Où acquis par Jack et Caroline Milne ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Swann Galleries, 29 septembre 2016, lot 7 (partie du lot).


(iv) Collection J. M. Dent ;

Collection Erhard Weyhe ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Sotheby's, 15 décembre 1988 ;

Où acquis par Jack et Caroline Milne ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 mars 2017, lot 63.


(v) Collection J. M. Dent ;

Collection Erhard Weyhe ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Sotheby's, 15 décembre 1988 ;

Où acquis par Jack et Caroline Milne ;

Vente anonyme, New York, Swann Galleries, 21 mars 2017, lot 64.

(i) Vignette for S. Smith, R. Brinsley, ed. W. Jerrold, The Bon-Mots, London, J.M. Dent, June 1893, p. 116.

L. Gertner Zatlin, Aubrey Beardsley, A Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven, 2016, no.734.


(ii) Ornamental devices for Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, London, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book II, chapter VI, p. 59.


(iii) Ornamental devices for Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, London, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book II, chapter VII, p. 60.


(iv) Ornamental device for Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, London, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book I, chapter XXII, p. 41.


(v) Ornamental device for Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, London, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book X, chapter LXXXIV, p. 607.

L. Gertner Zatlin, Aubrey Beardsley, A Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven, 2016, no.573.

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(i) Vignette pour S. Smith, R. Brinsley, ed. W. Jerrold, The Bon-Mots, Londres, J.M. Dent, juin 1893, p. 116.

L. Gertner Zatlin, Aubrey Beardsley, A Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven, 2016, n°734.


(ii) Motif ornemental pour Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Londres, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book II, chapter VI, p. 59.


(iii) Motif ornemental pour Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Londres, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book II, chapter VII, p. 60.


(iv) Motif ornemental pour Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Londres, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book I, chapter XXII, p. 41.


(v) Motif ornemental pour Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d'Arthur, Londres, J. M. Dent, 1893-94, Book X, chapter LXXXIV, p. 607.

L. Gertner Zatlin, Aubrey Beardsley, A Catalogue Raisonné. New Haven, 2016, n° 573.