Superb 16th-17th Italian panel painting by highly listed Master - Museum quality

Superb 17th Century Italian Master painting, highly attributed to the Italian Master Michelangelo Merisi , also called Caravaggio( 1562-1609), With a label on the front of the frame, stating " la mort de cleopatre - school of caravaggio 1562-1609". Translated: " the death of Cleopatra - school of caravaggio-1562-1609" Directly from a French Paris' estate collection, with many antique Italian paintings. On the back an old written label: stating ( translated from French): " the death of Cleopatra, old panel with marking 44 x 57cm. School of Michelangelo Merisi ( Caravaggio) 1562-1609 or Ribera Jusepe ( 1588-1656)" On the back of the panel, there is a panel's makers mark, seems to be " FJ" or something like that.

This painting is " Fresh to the Market"

Caravaggio is a very highly listed 16th-17th c Master, listed in all major art references and sold all over the world in the major art salerooms and art galleries.

Great and strong composition. Great clair obscur.

dimensions: frame : 28.7" x 23.2" ( 73 x 59 cm) painting: 17.3" x 22.4" ( 44 x 57 cm)

The painting is in an Original state, not cleaned or restored. It was restored in the past. 2 old vertical cracks in the panel, stabilized in the past by parquettage.( please see jpg's)

Sold with a full coa description and a value estimation of 25,000 US$. ( in fact maybe much too low for this quality 1600 dating painting)

Shipping to the US with dhl internat express ( to your door and with internet tracking) included in the selling price.

A great investment at a quite low price, will be sold to the first serious offer.

Item ID: rl0098

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$1,400 USD SOLD

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