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Lot 14Follower of Pier Francesco Mola
Moses Striking the Rock
Oil on canvas
53 1/4 x 37 5/8 inches (135.25 x 95.56 cm)

[Sale] Christie's, London, Apr. 14, 1999, lot 34
Private collection, New York

Sold for $3,750
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Dense varnish; difficult to interpret under UV light. Frame abrasion around the edges, with corresponding areas of restoration. Two mended holes in the sky in the upper left quadrant; another in the sky in the upper right quadrant. There is a large area of restoration in the foliage of the leaning tree in the upper left quadrant. All of these repairs and areas of restorations correspond to patches on the reverse.

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