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Follower of Augustin Brunias

A linen market with a linen-stall and vegetable seller in the West Indies

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Follower of Augustin Brunias

Follower of Augustin Brunias

A linen market with a linen-stall and vegetable seller in the West Indies

A linen market with a linen-stall and vegetable seller in the West Indies

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Follower of Augustin Brunias

A linen market with a linen-stall and vegetable seller in the West Indies


gouache on paper, unframed

sheet: 16 by 21 in.; 40.6 by 53.3 cm.

The sheet appears to be window mounted at all four edges. The work appears to be in overall good condition with vibrant colors and crisp detail well-preserved. Barely any retouches are visible, except for a spot in the upper left corner of the sky. Offered matted but unframed.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

This composition derives from a canvas painted by Agostino Brunias in about 1780, today in the Yale Center for British Art.1


1. Oil on canvas, 54.9 by 76.2 cm., inv. no. B2009.12.3. See https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669690