Circle of Luca Giordano

Lot Details

Lot 29
Circle of Luca Giordano
An Allegory of Charity
Oil on canvas
25 x 30 3/8 inches (63.5 x 77.2 cm)

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Scattered abrasions and small losses. Visible stretcher mark along upper edge. Frame rubbing with corresponding inpainting, especially along lower edge. In-filled hole approximately 1 x 1 1/2 inch in the clouds in upper right quadrant. An additional in-filled area roughly 2 x 1 1/2 inches between allegory and the child to her right. Scattered touches of inpaint throughout. Stretchers are deteriorated.

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Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

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Important English & Continental Furniture and Decorations/Old Master Paintings

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