• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 227

    A RECTANGULAR CARVED FRUITWOOD RELIEF OF THE LAMENTATION

    BY JOSEPH PFLUOGER, 17TH OR 18TH CENTURY

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    A RECTANGULAR CARVED FRUITWOOD RELIEF OF THE LAMENTATION
    BY JOSEPH PFLUOGER, 17TH OR 18TH CENTURY
    Signed along the bottom edge 'JOSEPH PFLUOGER' and extensively inscribed on the back in ink; in a later tortoiseshell-veneered rectangular wood frame; minor wear to the frame
    8 x 6 5/8 in. (22.5 x 16.9 cm.); 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high, overall


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