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DoneThu, Jan 13, 2005 9:30 AM EST
New York, NY, USA

Sale 2029 - Discovery Sale: Prints & Drawings

On Thursday, January 13, at 10:30am Eastern time, Swann Galleries presents its annual Discovery Sale: Prints & Drawings, which contains a broad miscellany of works on paper. The sale offers more than 400 Old Master through Contemporary prints and drawings, most estimated at $1,500 and below. =====================================================================================================
On Monday, January 24 at 2:30pm Eastern Time, Swann Galleries will conduct Sale 2030 — Old Master Drawings. This collection includes more than 250 lots of 15th to mid-19thcentury drawings from the Italian, Dutch, French and German schools. The sale also offers more than 60 etchings by Rembrandt van Rijn. Of special note is a Portrait Study of a Young Man by Théodore Géricault, oil on paper, circa 1810-20 (estimate: $30,000 to $50,000). This recently discovered work was formerly in the collection of Ary Scheffer, a painter who was a contemporary of Géricault’s.