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    Charles Marville (French, 1816-1879)
    Figures du grand portail de la Cathedrale de Strasbourg (les vertus terrassant les vices), 1852
    Blanquart-Evrard salt print from waxed paper negative
    12-7/8 x 9-1/2 inches (32.7 x 24.1 cm)


    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Not framed. Overall good condition commensurate with age. Fading and discoloration to edges, particularly the left edge. A circular disruption right of center along upper edge. A few pinpoint losses. Spots of foxing and discoloration along the edges of the mount. Sheet is dry mounted to original support measuring 21 3/4 by 15 1/4 inches. Support is cornered to mat measuring 24 by 20 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    September
    7th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    September
    28th Tuesday
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    78 Days
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