Attributed to Guillaume Voiriot. Portrait of an Ecclesiastic, painting


Attributed to Guillaume VOIRIOT (1713-1799)

Portrait of an Ecclesiastic

Oil on canvas, tondo

Height: 65 cm (25-1/2 in.) - Width: 53,5 cm (21 in.)
Frame: 79 x 68 cm (31 x 26-3/4 in.)

Within antique frame

Condition report:
Re-lined canvas with wax done about fifty years prior. Re-lining was a bit too tight and slightly crushed some material. We note an older restored diagonal tear measuring approximately 6 cm (2-1/3 in.) under the right eye. Scattered restorations on the background. Wear on the wig. We note major presence of litharge all over the painting.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013090561