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Painted Wood Gesso Santos Figure of a Female Saint

Auction:
2332
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$999$850

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Painted Wood Gesso Santos Figure of a Female Saint, 18th century, likely St. Ursula or St. Catherine, the figure set with glass eyes, dressed in net and wirework undress, with net, lace, brocade and silver wire and thread robes, with silvered heart pierced by a sword, and silvered halo, ht. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Santos Figure, Lace

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