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2403 | British Fine Art

Sun, Jan 7, 2024 12:00PM EST
Lot 166

SEMELE OIL PAINTING

Estimate: $8,250 - $9,625

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$1,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$25,000 $1,000
$75,000 $5,000

Year: 17th century
Size: 50" x 36"
Medium: Oil
Description: Large oil on canvas painting from the Italian School of Old Masters that shows Semele just before Zeus rapes her. A three-quarter length painting of Semele, the Theban Princess, from around 1650 that is in excellent condition shows her being taken by Zeus as she prepares to give birth to Bacchus. presented in a distinctive old-style gilded frame. 50" x 36" framed, about
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