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I would like to know if there is by the artist Jean Baptiste Le Prince. The piece is dated 1756 and there is a partial signature.

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Even attributed, your piece may be of value.


  Attributed To Jean-Baptiste Le Prince
Title   Le Janissaire Aga
Description   LE PRINCE, JEAN BAPTISTE(Metz 1734 - 1781 St. Denise-du -Port), More ...
Medium   pen and brush and ink
Size   Height 8.8 in.; Width 7.2 in. / Height 22.3 cm.; Width 18.2 cm.
Misc.   Inscribed
Sale of   Koller Auktionen Zürich: Friday, September 23, 2011 [Lot 03344]
Auktion A158 - Alte Graphik, Zeichnungen, Gemälde Alter Meister, Gemälde des 19. Jh.
Estimate   4,000 - 6,000 CHF (4,428 - 6,643 USD)
Sold For   5,400 CHF (5,978 USD) PREMIUM Currency Converter

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I have been researching,buying, collecting, dealing, and appraising 19th and 20th Century American Art (1850-1950) for the past 15 years. Ask me anything about this topic. I am a member of the Pennsylvania Antiques Appraisers Association.

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Experienced in American Art from the period 1850-1950. This Includes Impressionism, Regionalism, Early American Modernism, Hudson River School, WPA. I have 15 years researching, collecting, dealing, and appraising in this field. Ran a Fine Art gallery for 3 years in Phoenixville, Pa. that focused on American and European art from the 1800's to contemporary works. Rare books focused on fine art monographs and catalogue raisonne.

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