Lot 55School of Jusepe Ribera
Oil on canvas
40 x 55 5/8 inches (101.6 x 141.3 cm)
Sold for $11,875
Glue relined. Frame rubbing. Visible stretcher marks. Dense varnish layer. Small loss below glasses. Scattered reinforcement in the area to the left of St. Jerome's right arm. Small losses at upper left quadrant. The book, the arm and the head have been cleaned, perhaps decades ago. Scattered inpainting in the shadows of the face, the left cheek, the hair, the book, on the shoulder exposed and the upper arm. Mended hole in the cloak.
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