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19th C. Italian Wood Carving of a Catholic Cardinal

Lot 0118C Details

Description
Europe, Italy, ca. 19th century CE. A hand-carved, antique wooden statue of a Roman Catholic Cardinal, depicted here wearing a scarlet-colored, three-pointed biretta, red and white robes, and holding a book. He is posed dynamically, with one hand to his chest, his robes flowing as if walking quickly. He stands on a low, square pedestal. Size: 5.5" W x 15.95" H (14 cm x 40.5 cm)

Provenance: private collection of the late Lupita Tovar, silent screen actress of the 1930s, Bel-Air, California, USA

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

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#124894
Condition
Extensive dark patina from age and handling gives this piece a distinctive look. The pigment has wear and some possible overpainting, especially the red. Small chips and losses from the surface, most notably on the front of the hat. Very old Italian label on the back of the pedestal.
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19th C. Italian Wood Carving of a Catholic Cardinal

Estimate $600 - $900
Nov 21, 2017
Starting Price $300
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Artemis Gallery

Artemis Gallery

Louisville, CO, USA
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Lot 0118C Details

Description
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Europe, Italy, ca. 19th century CE. A hand-carved, antique wooden statue of a Roman Catholic Cardinal, depicted here wearing a scarlet-colored, three-pointed biretta, red and white robes, and holding a book. He is posed dynamically, with one hand to his chest, his robes flowing as if walking quickly. He stands on a low, square pedestal. Size: 5.5" W x 15.95" H (14 cm x 40.5 cm)

Provenance: private collection of the late Lupita Tovar, silent screen actress of the 1930s, Bel-Air, California, USA

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide to most countries and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#124894
Condition
...
Extensive dark patina from age and handling gives this piece a distinctive look. The pigment has wear and some possible overpainting, especially the red. Small chips and losses from the surface, most notably on the front of the hat. Very old Italian label on the back of the pedestal.

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