27 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
THE MOTHER OF GOD "JOY TO ALL WHO GRIEVE"
LATE 17TH CENTURY
The crowned Mother of God holding Christ, standing in a radiant glory, surrounded by billowing clouds, flanked by two angels, each unfolding an inscribed scroll, the lower part of the composition depicting the afflicted people, an angel with impressive, shaded wings offering the Holy Communion to the elderly man in the foreground
12¼ x 10 3/8 in. (31 x 26.2 cm.)
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