Sunday, June 26, 2022
LOT #54

Old Master Style Drawing Assortment

(12) items including Pierre Joseph Celestin Francois (Flemish, 1759-1851) ink wash on paper, signed lower right, depicting Anthony and Cleopatra; and (11) other items, undated and mostly unsigned, in graphite, conte crayon and ink on paper, depicting portraits, classical and religious subjects; (3) matted and framed under glass and (9) unframed, including Francois

Estimate: $300 - $500

Hammer Price: $700

Provenance: The Estate of George "Yorgo" Demetrakopoulos; professor, assistant director of the Medieval Institute and assistant to the dean at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan from 1965-2000

Dimensions: Height: 7 1/8 inches, Width: 6 inches (Francois)

Condition: Very Good to Good, Francois affixed to backing, which is torn; items may have foxing; toning; tears; losses; stains; some sheets may be trimmed

Disclaimers: not examined out of the frames; please note: this lot came from a house that had been closed for some time and a musty odor may be present

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Sales Tax: California (7.250%), Florida (6.000%), Georgia (8.500%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), New Mexico (5.125%), New York (8.875%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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