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The December 2023 Auctions: Day Two

Fri, Dec 15, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 1060

Ludwig Thiersch (German, 1825-1909) Oil on Canvas Mounted to Board, Ca. 1881, "Jesus at the Tomb of Lazarus", H 14.75" W 17.5"

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

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Signed and dated "L. Th. Febr. 1881" in the lower left. Depicting Jesus, Mary and Martha at the tomb of Lazarus. Estate of Professor Ludwig Thierch ink stamp on the verso with handwritten German notation. Having a giltwood and gesso frame, H 19.25", W 23.25". Provenance: Collection of Edward and Margaret Rofe, Bloomfield Hills, MI. By descent to consignor.


Canvas has been trimmed and mounted to an artist board backing. Overall varnish fluoresces under UV light with very small points of inpainting at the robes of two figures. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.