Lot 3045
  • 3045

A LIMESTONE BOUNDARY CROSS FRAGMENT CATALONIA OR EASTERN CASTILE, SPAIN, EARLY 15TH CENTURY |

Estimate
140,000 - 180,000 HKD
Sold
150,000 HKD
bidding is closed

Description

the large fragment consisting of the lateral arm of a large stone cross, carved on the front with the figure of Christ Crucified, his head gently bowing to his right, his left arm, instead of being nailed to the centre of the cross arm, slightly raised to join the uppermost leafy branch of the foliage covering the arms of the cross, all surrounded by groups of leaves sprouting from forking branches symbolising the verdant cross, the reverse adorned with the Virgin and Child under the shelter of Mary’s voluminous mantle
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