Lot 5102

A North German/Flemish statue of a mourning Madonna, circa 1600

Works of Art, Asian Art | O91kua | Online auction | 836 Lots

Description

Three-quarter sculpture of the Virgin Mary carved in gilt walnut, her face painted in colour. A drape of cloth clasped in her hands, she bows her head, her gaze downcast in grief. Originally created as part of a group of figures for an altarpiece (probably an Entombment or Deposition of Christ). Her left arm and hands separately attached. On a semi-circular, stepped pedestal. Knocked. Height 53 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5868. The pre-sale view will take place from 26 - 29 Jan. 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).