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Workshop of Jusepe de Ribera, called Spagnoletto
AESOP
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
171
Workshop of Jusepe de Ribera, called Spagnoletto
AESOP
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Workshop of Jusepe de Ribera, called Spagnoletto
JÁTIVA, VALENCIA 1591 - 1652 NAPLES
AESOP

Provenance

Comte de Lalaing, Flemish Ambassador to Madrid during the 1730s;
By descent to the 19th Comte de Lalaing, Château de Zandbergen, Belgium. 

Catalogue Note

The design is known in many variants, of which the prime version is considered the painting in a private collection in New York, painted for Afán de Ribera, 3rd Duke of Alcalá, as one of a set of twelve philosophers from Antiquity, executed between 1629–31.1

1 N. Spinosa, Ribera. La Obra Completa, Madrid 2008, p. 365.

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