• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    A WEST-COUNTRY OAK ANGEL CORBEL

    LATE 15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WEST-COUNTRY OAK ANGEL CORBEL
    LATE 15TH CENTURY
    Holding a shield
    16 in. (41 cm.) high


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    Similar studies of church corbels are discussed in English Medieval Furniture and Woodwork, V & A Museum, London, nos. 41-42, figs. 6-7. A similar angel corbel was sold in The Roger Warner Collection, Christie's, South Kensington, 20 January 2009, lot 44.

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