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Spanish Colonial Painted and Carved Figure of the Madonna

Auction:
2481
Lot:
714A
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Spanish Colonial Painted and Carved Figure of the Madonna, 19th century, with metallic thread robes, silvered metal crown and standing atop a giltwood orb with silvered metal cloudwork base and separate rectangular plinth, ht. 20 3/4 in.
Provenance: Ex-collection John Noble.
Estimate $800-1,200

base with age toning, and lacking some pins which attach the silver panel to the front. figure with some possible paint re-touch. the fabric with age typical minor tears, losses, toning, and tarnish of the metal threads.

Keywords

silvered metal cloudwork base, metal crown, John Noble, metal threads, possible paint re-touch, Mirrors, Silver

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