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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 402

    GROUPE REPRESENTANT SAINT JEROME

    ALLEMAGNE, DEUXIEME QUART DU XVIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    GROUPE REPRESENTANT SAINT JEROME
    ALLEMAGNE, DEUXIEME QUART DU XVIIEME SIECLE
    En ivoire sculpté, représenté debout, une pierre à la main droite, un lion et un crâne à ses pieds ; reposant sur un socle ovale entièrement sculpté, le dessous avec une étiquette en papier portant l'inscription 'II6'; légères fissures et manques
    Hauteur: 28.3 cm. (11 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED IVORY FIGURE OF ST JEROME
    GERMAN, SECOND QUARTER 17TH CENTURY
    Depicted standing with a rock in his right hand and his lion and a skull at his feet, on an integrally carved oval base with paper label to the underside inscribed 'II6'; minor cracks and losses