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Lot 1008 - A192 Decorative Arts - Thursday, 18. June 2020, 02.00 PM


Rhenish, 1st half of the 14th century.
Female bust in carved walnut. The bosom featuring a round opening. The parting can be removed and is hinged. The inside is hollow, the bottom is closed-off by a board, the rear part of which has been restored. Face and neck, painted silver which has turned blackish over time. Gilding on the clothing and hair, later.
W 32 cm, H 39 cm.

Gilding and silver paintwork, strongly reworked.

- Formerly from the Collection Figdor.
- Swiss private collection.

Depicted in: Die Sammlung Dr. Albert Figdor, Erster Teil, Vierter Band, Vienna 1930, Plate No. 158. Auction Paul Cassirer, Berlin, 29th/30th September 1930.

CHF 8 000 / 14 000 | (€ 8 250 / 14 430)

Sold for CHF 38 120 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.