• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5433

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    Circle of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, El Greco (Crete 1541-1614 Toledo)

    Saint Jerome as Cardinal

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, El Greco (Crete 1541-1614 Toledo)
    Saint Jerome as Cardinal
    oil on canvas
    13 3/8 x 12 5/8 in. (34 x 32 cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    There are numerous versions of this composition by El Greco, the present work is most comparable to that in the Musée Bonnat, Bayonne.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.