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Lot 86Ary Scheffer
Dutch/French, 1795-1858
Saint John the Evangelist
Signed Ary Scheffer (cl)
Oil on canvas
31 x 21 1/4 inches (78.7 x 54 cm)
Richard L. Feigen & Co., New York

Sold for $1,750
Estimate $600-1,000

Glue relined. There is a 5-inch long horizontal repaired tear in the upper left quadrant, partly extending into the saint's forehead. Areas of restoration to the saint's left arm, right arm, forehead, under his eyes and on his head cloth. Some shadows and contours reinforced.

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