Lot 99

Michel-Hubert Descours (1707-1775). Portrait of a Man with a Tricorn Oil on canvas signed (rentoilage, small restorations of use). Dim : 81x65 cm. On the back, three labels, one of exhibition of Salon, one descriptive card and one of collection. On the descriptive label are mentioned references bibliographiques : Le Comte A.Doria, Paris 1929 n°490 "Judging by its reproduction, this portrait may be by Tocqué" and the provenance of a sale in Berlin March 2, 1905, Former Paul Mersch collection (19th century re-enlargement). Nice gilt stucco frame (accidents).