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Jusepe de Ribera Captures Saint Peter's Humanity

Result EUR1,430,000
Published on , by Anne Doridou-Heim
Auction on 13 December 2021 - 16:00 (CET) - Salle 9 - Hôtel Drouot - 75009

The theme of the apostle's repentance, one of the most powerful in the Italian Counter-Reformation, is masterfully illustrated here by Jusepe de Ribera.

Jusepe de Ribera (1588-1656), The Penitent Saint Peter, oil on canvas signed and... Jusepe de Ribera Captures Saint Peter's Humanity

Jusepe de Ribera (1588-1656), The Penitent Saint Peter, oil on canvas signed and dated "Jusepe de Ribera espanol F/1638", 76 x 64 cm/29.9 x 25.2 in.
Result: €1,430,000

Ribera's paintings appear regularly on the Paris market, and though each may be very different, they all have one thing in common: the high prices they fetch. After the €1,820,000 obtained at Daguerre on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, by A Philosopher: The Happy Surveyor , a new painting turned up before…
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Monday 13 December 2021 - 16:00 (CET) - Live
Salle 9 - Hôtel Drouot - 75009 Paris
Gros & Delettrez
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