2 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Circle of Paolo Gerolamo Piola (Genoa 1666-1724)
Joseph interpreting the Dreams of Pharaoh's Butler and Baker
oil on canvas, unframed
33¾ x 38 5/8 in. (85.7 x 97.8 cm.)
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The present painting appears to be a reduced version of the same composition, sold at Christie's South Kensington as Piola (13 December 2002, lot 253).
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