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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Workshop of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, called El Greco
SAINT FRANCIS IN ECSTASY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 163,250 GBP
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303

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Workshop of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, called El Greco
SAINT FRANCIS IN ECSTASY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 163,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Workshop of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, called El Greco
CANDIA (HERAKLEION), CRETE CIRCA 1541 - 1614 TOLEDO
SAINT FRANCIS IN ECSTASY
bears signature lower left: Domenicos....
oil on canvas
43.2 by 36.8 cm.; 17 by 14 1/2  in.
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Provenance

Maria del Carmen Mendieta, Madrid, 1908;
M. Bijansky, Paris;
Dr. Frederick G. Oppenheimer, San Antonio, 1940;
With Hirschl & Adler, New York;
With Acquavella Galleries, New York;
Institute of Western Art History, Tokyo.

Exhibited

Madrid, Exposición del Greco, 1902, no. 8;
New York, Masterpieces of Art: Exhibition at the New York World's Fair 1940, pp. 42-43, p. 80, cat. no. 110;
Tokyo, Institute of Western Art History, 1993.

Literature

S. Viniegro y Lasso de la Vega, Catálogo, Madrid 1902, cat. no. 8;
M. Cossío, El Greco, Madrid 1908, p. 570, cat. no. 111 (as 'El Greco');
A. Calvert and C.G. Hartley, El Greco, London 1909, reproduced plate 45, as (as 'El Greco');
M. Legendre and A. Hartmann, Domenikos Theotokopoulos, called El Greco, Paris, 1937, p. 391, reproduced (as 'El Greco');
J. Camón Aznar, Domenico Greco, Madrid 1950, p. 849, cat. no. 658 (as 'El Greco', not an oval as described);
H. Wethey, El Greco and his School, Princeton 1962, p. 225, cat. no. X-287 (as 'not by El Greco');
Institute of Western Art History, Selected Works, Tokyo 1996, pp. 56-57 (as 'El Greco').

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