Lot 15Italian School
(i) Studies of Hands and a Dog
Inscribed A. Maggion compro/a Roma nel 1815
Red chalk on gray paper
10 1/2 x 8 inches (26.7 x 20.3 cm)
(ii) Study of an Arm
Inscribed Alless. Maggion/compro a Bologna nel/1790 on the verso
Black and white chalk on gray paper
8 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches (22.3 x 15 cm); Together with Georg Ehrlich, Austrian/American, 1897-1966, Studies for the Coventry Memorial and The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde: Two, one signed G. Ehrlich (lr), the other signed Georg Ehrlich (lr), each inscribed as titled (ll), each black and brown ink on paper, images 16 x 10 inches (40.7 x 25.5 cm) and 10 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches (25.7 x 16.2 cm), respectively
C Estate of Craig Hugh Smyth
Study of Hands and Dog: There is a drapery study in red and white chalk on the verso. Sheet glued to the mount along the left margin at at te lower right corner. Glue stain at lower right. Creases; minor stains and light foxing.
Study of an Arm: Glued to the mount along the upper margin. A sketch of a man touching his temple on the verso; lower left corner missing; matstaining, creases, minor stains and light foxing.
Georg Ehrlich: both lightly toned; laid down to the mount
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