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Pair of Polychrome Carved Giltwood Figural Reliquaries

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Polychrome Carved Giltwood Figural Reliquaries, Padova, Italy, 17th century, each formed as a portrait bust with baroque central reserve on a scroll base, ht. to 17 5/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

over-all loss to paint and gilt, worming, reserves empty, cracks to wood

Keywords

Padova, Italy, Polychrome

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