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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 12

    A POLYCHROME PARCEL-GILT AND SILVERED CARVED LIMEWOOD BUST OF A MALE SAINT

    SWABIAN, EARLY 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A POLYCHROME PARCEL-GILT AND SILVERED CARVED LIMEWOOD BUST OF A MALE SAINT
    SWABIAN, EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    The figure with elaborate head-dress depicted holding a book, the reverse inscribed in pencil Von Syrlin; Jörg and F495 marked in red F495 and with a paper label numbered 798
    43 cm. high; 54 cm. high overall


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    Provenance

    Collection Emil Goldschmidt, Frankfurt, acquired in 1907 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Gartenpalais, Rossau, Vienna, before 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.


    Literature

    A. Kronfeld, Führer durch die Fürstlich Liechtensteinsche Gemäldegalerie in Wien, Vienna, 1931, p. XXVIII.
    O. Sandner, Meisterwerke der Plastik aus Privatsammlungen im Bodenseegebiet, Bregenz, 1967, p. 61 no. 90a.


    Exhibited

    Bregenz, Künstlerhaus Bregenz, Palais Thurn und Taxis: Meisterwerke der Plastik aus Privatsammlungen im Bodenseegebiet, 1967, no. 90a.