Lot 28Follower of Caravaggio
Saint Catherine with Her Wheel
Oil on canvas
51 1/4 x 34 3/4 inches (127.5 x 88 cm)
Several large repaired tears, including a 15-inch vertical tear starting at the palm and descending through Catherine's right hand into her cloak; a 3-inch horizontal tear in the upper right quadrant, 9 inches to the right of her head; a 8 1/2 inch repaired tear in the lower left margin, 2 inches from the left edge of the painting. Partially visible stretcher marks with some corresponding tears around the edges. Frame rubbing with some corresponding losses around the edges.
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