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Lot 13Dutch School
17th Century
Orpheus Charming the Animals
Oil on canvas
38 1/2 x 67 3/4 inches (98 x 172 cm)

Sold for $3,438
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Wax relined. Painted on two joined pieces of canvas, with visible seam with restoration along it running horizontally across the picture approximately at the center of the composition. Just to the right of Orpheus is a large area of repair along this seam. Orpheus's face and body showing areas of restoration. Several restored areas in the tree. Some contours and shadows reinforced.

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