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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 119

    A BOXWOOD RELIEF CARVING OF MARY MAGDALENE WASHING THE FEET OF CHRIST

    SIGNED 'G. P.', GERMAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BOXWOOD RELIEF CARVING OF MARY MAGDALENE WASHING THE FEET OF CHRIST
    SIGNED 'G. P.', GERMAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    Of pear shape and signed on the vase at the right center, in a later velvet lined case
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high, 5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) wide; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high, 10 in. (25.5 cm.) wide, framed


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE WADSWORTH ATHENAEUM MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE EUROPEAN PAINTINGS AND SCULPTURE PURCHASE FUND (LOTS 111-142)