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Two Limewood carvings of Bishops, German, 16th centuryTwo Limewood carvings of Bishops, German, 16th centuryTwo Limewood carvings of Bishops, German, 16th centuryTwo Limewood carvings of Bishops, German, 16th century

Two limewood carvings of seated bishops, one reading at a lectern which is draped with a fringed cloth, his mitre retaining much of the original red polychrome decoration, the second Bishop also reading at a lectern with a knopped stem, his robes draped around him and his mitre also with much of the original red polychrome decoration.

German, mid 16th century

Condition: Some historic wood beetle exit holes and holes for old fixings. Good colour and excellent patina.

Provenance: Private Collection.

ITEM ID
TK2
DEPTH
2" (5 cm)
HEIGHT
12" (30 cm)
AGE
Middle Ages & Renaissance
WIDTH
11" (28 cm)
TYPE
Antique

Kate Thurlow

Kate Thurlow
Unit 54 Safestore Business Centre, Ingate Place
London SW8 3NS
UK
Tel: +00447836588776
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    Two Limewood carvings of Bishops, German, 16th century

    $7,000