Lot 6354

A South German swaddled baby with wax head in showcase, 19th century

Works of Art, Antiquities | O86kua | Online auction | 905 Lots

Hammer price € 200

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Description

Fully sculptured. Finely wrapped Christ child with partly painted wax head, richly decorated, partly in red coral and partly gilded. Dimensions 19 x 42 x 18 cm. Slight signs of age. Showcase possibly later. High quality collector's item in which nuns depicted their devotion to the Christ boy.

Provenance: From a South German private collection.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

Our online auction "Works of Art, Antiquities" includes 905 lots. The auction starts on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 12:00 am. The pre-sale view will take place from 2.12. until 5.12.2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).