Lot 41Manner of Jusepe de Ribera
A Philosopher Contemplating the World
Oil on canvas
25 3/4 x 20 inches (65.5 x 50.8 cm)
Please note that this is a 19th or 20th century work, in the manner of Jusepe de Ribera
Sold for $1,000
This is a late 19th- or 20th-century work, not of Ribera's period. There is large area (approximately 6 x 2 1/2 inches) of restoration on the philosopher's shoulder. Areas where the paint on the surface is lost or lifting, and small spatters of what appears to be off-white paint.
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