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Spanish Ivory-mounted, Painted and Parcel-gilt Santos Figure

Auction:
2481
Lot:
716
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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

Description:

Spanish Ivory-mounted, Painted and Parcel-gilt Santos Figure, 19th century, the figure standing in flowing robes painted with polychrome foliage, on a chip carved oak base, ht. of figure 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Loss to foot; paint and gilding loss to edge of robe; age typical additional losses.

Keywords

Santos Figure, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking, Robe

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