Prints & Photography

November 1419, 2020
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LOT 87

Lot 87

Paul Berthon (1872-1909)

Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
Lot 87 Details
Paul Berthon (1872-1909), French


The first:
Colour lithograph; signed in the plate lower right, titled in the plate to the bottom margin. Published by Chaix, Paris.

The second:
Colour lithograph; signed in the plate lower left
Image/Sheets respectively 15.4 ins x 21 ins; 39 cms x 53.4 cms; 19.8 ins x 25.6 ins; 50.3 cms x 65 cms; 20 ins x 14.2 ins; 50.7 cms x 36 cms; 25.5 ins x 19.7 ins; 64.8 cms x 50 cms

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)
  • Paul Berthon (1872-1909)

Private Collection, Oakville, ON


"Sarah Berhardt" depicts the actress in the title role of "La Princesse Lointaine" (The Faraway Princess) of 1894.


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LOT 87

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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