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South German, 17th century

The Nativity

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, sold to Benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation

South German, 17th century

South German, 17th century

The Nativity

The Nativity

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Lot sold:

16,380

USD

South German, 17th century

The Nativity


struck on upper edge with Dutch control mark for old work in use from 1813 to 1893 and French control mark in use from 1838 to 1864

Silver, within later ebonized wood frame

unframed 13 1/2 by 8 3/4 in.; 34.3 by 22.2cm.

Overall in very good condition with minor surface dirt and wear. Minor oxidation, notably in the crevices. A few slight nicks and scratches and small dents. Minor losses to the outer edge, including on the right and at the top; these may however be original to the composition and indicate former mounting. Some very small lacunae in the composition. 

General wear to the wood frame including slightly open joins. 


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