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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 152

    A FLEMISH OR GERMAN GILT-BRONZE CORPUS FIGURE

    15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FLEMISH OR GERMAN GILT-BRONZE CORPUS FIGURE
    15TH CENTURY
    The head inclined slightly to the left, wearing a naturalistic crown of thorns over long stylized hair, the short perizonium with deep folds at the sides, inscribed on the back of the later base'ITALY-14C.-TALF-'
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Collection of J.J. Klejman, sold by order of the present owner, Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1 November 1974, lot 40