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Julien-Leopold (Jules) Boilly
(French, 1796-1874)

"Portrait of George Gordon Byron, Lord Byron"

charcoal and graphite on paper
signed lower right.
Matted, glazed and framed.
sight 19" x 12-1/2", framed 29" x 23"

Notes: The flamboyant and notorious poet Lord Bryon was highly regarded for his narrative poems "Don Juan" and "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage".


Toning of the paper; trimmed to an oval; small brown stains (foxing) throughout; taped hinges along edges en verso; remnants of previous hinges along edges en verso. Modern gilt frame with black mat: surface marks, nicks and abrasions.

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Julien-Leopold (Jules) Boilly (French, 1796-1874)

Estimate $600 - $900Jan 26, 2019
New Orleans, LA, USA