• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 86

    A CARVED IVORY GROUP OF THE CRUCIFIXION

    SPANISH OR NETHERLANDISH, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED IVORY GROUP OF THE CRUCIFIXION
    SPANISH OR NETHERLANDISH, 17TH CENTURY
    The figures of the Virgin and Saint John depicted flanking an associated figure of Christ; set within a later parcel-gilt and ebony-veneered rectangular case; together with a later devotional plaque
    27¾ x 19¼ in. (70.5 x 48.9 cm.) overall


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