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French school, 18th century

A pair of grotesques: the first depicting fish, birds, butterflies and bees; the second depicting dogs, squirrels and parrots

Property of a Gentleman

French school, 18th century

French school, 18th century

A pair of grotesques: the first depicting fish, birds, butterflies and bees; the second depicting dogs, squirrels and parrots

A pair of grotesques: the first depicting fish, birds, butterflies and bees; the second depicting dogs, squirrels and parrots

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Property of a Gentleman

French school, 18th century


A pair of grotesques: the first depicting fish, birds, butterflies and bees; the second depicting dogs, squirrels and parrots

Both watercolour and bodycololour, with grey wash and pen and brown ink

Each 567 by 267 mm.


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Both sheets are somewhat foxed, with some staining. The medium is however well preserved and the images are easily readable. Both sheets appear to have been folded in the past.


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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.

Please note that the W symbol has been removed from this lot. This lot will remain in New Bond Street after the sale.