A southern German memento mori sculpture, 18th century
Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots
DescriptionSoftwood with remnants of the original monochrome painting. A group of three skulls stacked on top of each other, carved in one piece. Three inserted bones, one of them replaced. The top skull slightly flattened on the upper side with a hole for mounting a crucifix(?). On an oval plinth. Dimensions 32 x 26 x 19 cm.
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