SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT
SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT
SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT
SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT
SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT
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Property from a Distinguished Belgian Private Collection

SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Property from a Distinguished Belgian Private Collection

SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470 | BISHOP SAINT

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Distinguished Belgian Private Collection

SOUTHERN NETHERLANDISH, ANTWERP, CIRCA 1460-1470

BISHOP SAINT


gilt and polychromed oak

105cm., 41⅜in.

Condition Report

Both forearms and hands are lost and there are losses to the feet and the base. There is wear to the polychromy throughout, including areas of loss at the high points of the drapery. There is a joint around the nose, indicating that it may be a replacement. There is a later wood board at the bottom at the back. There is a metal mount at the back. There is a loss to one of the fillets of the mitre at the back. The sculpture is accompanied by a probably later polychromed wood scroll, which is loose. There is minor stable splitting to the wood, consistent with the material, and minor non-active worming.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

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Provenance

Private collection, Belgium

Old Master Sculpture & Works of Art
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