Old Masters

June 2025, 2020
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LOT 62

Lot 62

***Francois (Active early 19th century)

***Francois (Active early 19th century)
Lot 62 Details
***Francois (Active early 19th century), German/French?


Oil on panel; given to “C. Francois” and titled to the frame recto, an indistinct handwritten pen and ink label written in German verso, possibly written by the artist certifying the work, inscribed “No. 243” (?) and signed indistinctly “Der Francois” and inscribed in another hand: “C. Francois” to the label, with a red wax collector's seal to the verso
11.5 x 13.75 in — 29.2 x 34.9 cm

Estimate $700-$900

Realised: $780
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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***Francois (Active early 19th century)
  • ***Francois (Active early 19th century)
  • ***Francois (Active early 19th century)

John King, Dealers in Works of Art, Carver Guilder and Picture Manufacturer, 83 Renshaw Street, Liverpool label verso;
Private Collection, Newcastle, ON


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LOT 62

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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