26 November 2013
A MEISSEN RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, THE HOLY NIGHT
LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
Finely painted after Correggio with the Christ Child in a manger attended by The Virgin Mary, Joseph, adoring shepherds and a host of angels
11 in. (28 cm.) high, 8 in. (20.2 cm.), excluding the gilt-gesso frame
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Antonio Allegri, Il Correggio, Italian (1494-1534).
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