Lot 27: Carved wooden polychrome figure of crucified christ. castilian school. tran
October 27, 2016
Barcelona, SpainLive Auction
Carved wooden polychrome figure of crucified christ. castilian school. transition between romanesque and gothic periods, circa 1300. Impressive sculpture on which most of the original polychrome is preserved. Christ is depicted as dead, with his head at an angle and a lock of hair falling on his side. The treatment of the body and the expression on the face is outstanding. One foot is missing, and part of the other foot. Height of the figure: 100 cm. Cross measurements: 131 x 120 cm.