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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 256

    A CARVED ALABASTER RELIEF OF ST SEBASTIAN AND AN ANGEL

    17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY FLEMISH

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    A CARVED ALABASTER RELIEF OF ST SEBASTIAN AND AN ANGEL
    17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY FLEMISH
    St Sebastian depicted with head lowered and bound to a tree, to the left a winged angel pulls an arrow from his side, in a modern renaissance-style gilt-wood frame
    17½ x 11 in. (44.5 x 28 cm.) the relief; 25¼ in. (64 cm.) high, the frame


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