Auction of Pictures, Etc.

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Le Coeur after William Hogarth

Auction of Pictures, Etc.

London ca. 1830

Etching

140 x 190 mm

£75

An interesting scene at an auction house. The auctioneer stands at the rostrum with his gavel raised, below him a boy holds up the picture being offered. A large crowd of seated and standing ladies and gentlemen fill the room, a dog sits in the foreground watching the proceedings.