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Lot 23After Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Guercino
The Samian Sibyl
Inscribed SALVE CASTA/SYON PERMUL/TAQUE PASSA/PUELLA./SYBILLA SAMIA (Hail, Zion, chaste maiden, who has suffered much/The Samian Sibyl) in her book
Oil on canvas
46 1/16 x 38 3/16 inches (117 x 97 cm)
Property of a Florida estate
The original composition from which this painting derives is in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence.

C Property from the Estate of a Miami Collector

Sold for $1,008
Estimate $800-1,500

Wax relined. There is a 8-in-long repaired tear across the Sibyl's chest. Some spots of restoration ho the face and dress. Shadows on the clress reinforced.

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