14 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 40,000
AN ALABASTER-CARVED GROUP OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD
FRENCH, LATE 14TH CENTURY
The Virgin depicted holding the child in her left arm, and a broken branch in her right, on a later ebonized base
17¾ in. (45 cm.) high, 21 in. (53 cm.) high, overall
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Laura E. Armstrong
Tel: + 1 212 636 2434
with M. & R. Stora, Paris, 27 July 1928.
The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Leo S. Bing; Christie's, New York, 21 October 2004, lot 1041.
With its sleek, abstract form and its eyes tilted slightly towards the heavens, this rare complete idol is set to be a highligh..
An exceptional work by Hugo van der Goes, featuring a central section in which the preparatory underdrawing has been revealed, ..
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
International Head of Antiquities G. Max Bernheimer surveys the treasures offered in our Antiquities sale, while Laetitia ..