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Antique Spanish Wooden Christ

Period:
16th century CE
Dimensions:
11 1/2" (29cm)
Material:
Wood
Condition:
In wonderful condition with exception of missing both feet
Region:
Spain
Provenance:
Bought by present owner in the 1960's from an old English collection

Description

Deeply incised wooden depiction of Christ with enormous detail, masterfully carved with the folds of the capes and the furrows of the face, the beard, the hair beautifully rendered. Glass eyeballs make the face very life-like and direct.

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