177
177
French School, 17th century
A PROPHET, LEANING ON A LEDGE WITH A BOOK IN HIS LAP, HIS LEFT ARM RAISED
Estimation
15 00020 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT
177
French School, 17th century
A PROPHET, LEANING ON A LEDGE WITH A BOOK IN HIS LAP, HIS LEFT ARM RAISED
Estimation
15 00020 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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French School, 17th century
A PROPHET, LEANING ON A LEDGE WITH A BOOK IN HIS LAP, HIS LEFT ARM RAISED

Description

The attribution of this intriguing painting of a prophet has continued to elude scholars.  The handling and use of color points to a French painter who has spent time in Rome, perhaps in the circle of Claude Vignon, though it has also been suggested that the artist is Italian and working in the circle of Pier Francesco Mola.  

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