Roman School

Lot Details

Lot 15
Roman School
17th Century
Portrait of a Cleric Holding a Prayer Book
Inscribed indistinctly Can . . . (ur)
Oil on canvas
37 1/8 x 30 1/8 inches (94.4 x 76.5 cm)
Domenico Silvestri, Rome
Purchased in 1928 by Giuseppe di Alessandro Rossetto of Rome and later, New York
By descent in the family to the present owner

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $1,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Canvas extended on the right side, with restoration along the seam. Scattered areas of restoration, mostly in the background and on the sitter's clothing.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $1,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

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