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Indo-Portuguese, 17th century
CHRIST THE GOOD SHEPHERD
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Indo-Portuguese, 17th century
CHRIST THE GOOD SHEPHERD
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Details & Cataloguing

Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art Including Highlights from the Reinhold Hofstätter Collection

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Indo-Portuguese, 17th century
CHRIST THE GOOD SHEPHERD
partially polychromed ivory, on a wood base with an ivory mount
ivory: 15.5cm., 6 1/8 in.
base: 5.5cm., 2 1/8 in.
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Catalogue Note

This figure of the young Christ Child would originally have been the main figure of an ensemble allegorical of Jesus as the Fountain of Life and surmounting the Nativity scene within a rockwork base.  For other representations see M.M. Estella Marcos, Ivories from the Far Eastern Provinces of Portugal and Spain, pp. 248-257, nos. 135-139.

Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art Including Highlights from the Reinhold Hofstätter Collection

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London