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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 424

    A CARVED OAK GROUP OF THE SWOONING OF THE VIRGIN

    FLEMISH, EARLY 16TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A CARVED OAK GROUP OF THE SWOONING OF THE VIRGIN
    FLEMISH, EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    The Virgin depicted supported by St. John the Evangelist, on an integrally carved naturalistic base, the reverse with an inventory number PV Wgd and a label inscribed Feudalmuseum Schloss Wernigerode Staatliches Museum
    47 cm. high


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the lot numbers of the illustration on page 172 in the printed catalogue have been swapped.
    The carved oak group of the swooning of the Virgin illustrated in the centre is lot number 424.
    The carved oak figure of the Mary Magdalene illustrated on the right side is lot 423.