Lot 1208: French carved oak figure of the Virgin and Child, probably 14th/15th century, Carved to show the crowned and enthroned Virgin, with ChrPlatinum House
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
French carved oak figure of the Virgin and Child
probably 14th/15th century
Carved to show the crowned and enthroned Virgin, with Christ on her left knee, extensive traces of worm, old red and blue polychrome in recesses.
H: 39, W: 16, D: 13 1/2 in.
The Estate of Francois Bucher via the Collins Center for Public Policy.
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