Lot 2835

A large champlevé picture panel in the style of the 12th/13th century, Limoges, mid 19th century

Cabinet des curiosités | A80rb | Live auction | 218 Lots

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Description

Rectangular gilt copper panel with polychrome enamel inlays, flanked by a semi-circular column on either side, the upper edge with cranked arch. Depiction of the crucifixion of Christ. The crucifix with the crowned Jesus surrounded by four worshippers. Surmounted by two angels holding the sun and the moon, and the dove of the Holy Ghost. The applied figures in high relief with finely engraved details and glass eyes. Richly enamelled décor in various shades of blue, green, white and red. Circumferential old fastening holes. Dimensions 56 x 42 cm.
Provenance:Berti Collection, Rome.

Condition:II -

General Information

Day 1 of our live auction "Cabinet des curiosités" includes 218 lots. The auction starts on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm (lot no. 2801 - 3018). The pre-sale viewing will take place from Wednesday, 6.11. until Sunday, 10.11., and on Sunday, 17.11.2019 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).