MYSTERY ARTIST? (French European), Circa 1900. Large scale original oil painting on canvas. Artwork depicts "Bathsheba", Queen of Israel, in a nude pose with her arms gracefully holding musical hand cymbals. Good to fair estate fresh to market condition. Painting surface having 9" scratch on left arm of female. Also having areas with paint loss & previous signs of restoration. Painting has been professionally relined. Canvas size measures approximately 80 1/2" x 42". Frame measures 88 1/2" x 49 1/2". As history goes, Bathsheba was bathing when she was seen by King David who lusted after her and eventually fathered a child. Investment worthy. Hill Auction Gallery will not ship. Will refer a local 3rd party shipper.