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Medieval Virgin Mary Bust

Antiquities - Medieval


LOT 829

Estimate
GBP (£) 3,500 - 5,000
EUR (€) 3,940 - 5,630
USD ($) 4,920 - 7,040
Additional Fees*

Price (+bp): £3,150 (EUR 3,550; USD 4,432)
MEDIEVAL VIRGIN MARY BUST

Circa 15th century AD. A very large painted, carved wooden bust of the Virgin Mary in praying posture; the face serene and finely modelled; the eyes closed and mouthed relaxed; the mantle loosely draped, clasped at the chest with a disc brooch; the hands pressed together, slightly oversize. Wood, 11 kg, 45.5 cm.

Condition
Very fine condition.

Provenance
From an old English collection; bought from a Tunbridge Wells gallery in 2005.

Date
Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Friday 18th March 2011 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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