Lot Details

Lot 59
Attributed to Simon Vouet
The Punishment of Cupid
Oil on canvas
46 1/2 x 37 1/4 inches (118 x 94.5 cm)

C The Collection of Adolfo

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Dense old varnish layer, making it difficult to see condition under UV light. Large repaired C-shaped tear across Venus's abdomen. A few smaller repaired teas elsewhere. Areas of restoration to face and figure; some scattered touches elsewhere. Some contours reinforced. Residue of some sort on Venus's left thigh.

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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

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