Lot 13Circle of Jusepe Ribera
Saint Jerome in his Study
Oil on canvas
43 3/4 x 32 1/2 inches (111.2 x 82.6 cm)
Sold for $8,125
Glue relined. Scattered small losses, especially near the upper right corner; in the background above St. Jerome's head; and along the stretcher mark running along the upper left side. Very dense old varnish layer; difficult to interpret under UV light. Apparent areas of restoration to the left margin of St. Jerome's forehead, to his right shoulder and to his right hand.
Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.