Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Lot 33: Early 20th C. Italian Painted Wood Figure of Saint
07 November 2016
Louisville, CO, USA
Timed Auctions are a new and exciting way to buy quality lots from exclusively participating auctioneers. Place your top bid to be executed in confidence or get notified when you've been outbid and come back to bid again.
Our Timed Auctions are convenient, secure and designed to enhance your bidding experience.
P.S. Remember to refresh the page to see the current bid, time left, and if the lot closing was extended.Close
Europe, Italy, ca. early 20th century CE. A finely carved and painted wooden saint figure wearing a red robe with white ruffles at the collar and wrists, a crown, and a golden cross around the neck, holding an orb in the left hand, and standing upon a pedestal with the Latin Christogram "I.H.S." denoting the first three letters of the Greek name for Jesus (iota-eta-sigma) carved upon it, all upon a multi-tiered base, facing forward with a delicately delineated countenance. Nice gold painted detailing on rim of crown, orb, and Christogram. Size: 7" H (17.8 cm)
Provenance: Ex - Collection of Deacon K. Giacone
All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.
A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.
We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.
Condition Report: Right hand and finials to crown and orb missing.