Lot 3449 - A184 Old Master Drawings - Friday, 23. March 2018, 11.30 AM

AGASSE, JACQUES LAURENT

(Geneva 1767 - 1849 London)
Study of a rider in three-quarter view to the left. Circa 1803.
Back chalk, heightened in white, on paper with grey ground.
Inscribed in black pen lower right: Agasse, donné par Mlle. Agasse.
18 x 15.8 cm (visible measurements). Framed.



Provenance:
- Louise Etiennette Agasse, soeur de l'artiste, Geneva.
- Madeleine Humbert, Geneva.
- Elisabeth Senn-Humbert, Geneva.
- Valentine Rieder-Senn, Geneva.
- Andrée Rieder-Picot, Geneva.
- Private collection, Switzerland.

Exhibitions and catalogue:
- Tate Gallery, London. Jean-Laurent Agasse ou la séducition de L'Angleterre. 15.2.- 2.4.1989, catalogue, p. 246, ill.99.
- Musée d'art et d'histoire, Genf. Jean-Laurent Agasse ou la séducition de L'Angleterre. 9.11.1989 - 22.1.1990, catalogue, p. 246, ill.99.

CHF 1 000 / 1 500

€ 880 / 1 320

Sold for CHF 11 875 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.