- Hl. Johannes d. T.

auction 389, Lot 187

FINE ART & ANTIQUES AND JEWELLERY AUCTION

 

on 23 September 2020

 

Hl. Johannes d. T.

estimate:
€ 5.500 to € 6.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 7.620 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)

description:
St. John the Baptism
Franconia (?), circa 1470/80

Standing in a slightly S-shaped posture, the book with the lamb in the left arm, the right pointing to it. The cloak over the belted fur robe in ornamental swinging folds around the back. Linden, fully carved, damaged. Polychrome frame repainted and damaged. H. 77 cm.

Detailed, ornamental cut single forms.

Formerly figure of an altar.

Provenance: The Rudolf Neumeister Collection