Sleeper Alert!

June 10 2020

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Picture: Drouot

Posted by Adam Busiakiewicz:

The above painting catalogued as 'Attributed to Sebastiano Ricci'  made €107,950 over an estimate of €2,500 - €3,500 at Beaussant Lefèvre yesterday. The painting had been attributed to Coypel in the past.

Another lot offered in the same sale was this bronze statue by the sixteenth century master Ponce Jacquio which made €1,460,500. The work is reported to have been purchased by the Louvre.

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