13 November 2003
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
A FRAGMENTARY PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME CARVED WOOD GROUP OF THE SWOONING OF THE VIRGIN
Franco-Flemish, first quarter 16th century
Depicting the Virgin supported by St. John and one of the Maries and another figure behind; the underside with two paper labels inscribed 'No 4103 aes' and '59/674'.
The polychromy and gilding distressed and areas refreshed; minor losses.
16½ in. (42 cm.) high
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