A CONTINENTAL SILVER MADONNA AND CHILD GROUP, SOUTH GERMAN OR ITALIAN, CIRCA 1700
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A CONTINENTAL SILVER MADONNA AND CHILD GROUP, SOUTH GERMAN OR ITALIAN, CIRCA 1700

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A CONTINENTAL SILVER MADONNA AND CHILD GROUP, SOUTH GERMAN OR ITALIAN, CIRCA 1700

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A CONTINENTAL SILVER MADONNA AND CHILD GROUP, SOUTH GERMAN OR ITALIAN, CIRCA 1700


silver, wood

37.5cm., 14¾in. high

Condition Report

Repairs to sides of silver plinth on which Madonna stands, small amount of damage to silver mount at base of wood stand, wood stand with wear and losses to gesso and colouring. Overall condition of figure pretty good.


"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."

Cataloguing

Literature

Otto F. Ernst, Gold-und Silberschmiedearbeiten 15 -19. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden, 1969, p. 27, no. 161

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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