- Automatenuhr mit stehendem Jesuskind

auction 390, Lot 224

FINE ART & ANTIQUES

JEWELLERY on 2 December 2020

 

Automatenuhr mit stehendem Jesuskind

estimate:
€ 40.000 to € 45.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 55.880 (incl. 27 % buyer's premium)

description:
An automaton clock with standing Child Jesus
South German (Augsburg), circa 1600/1610

Base and Child Jesus made of carved wood, painted. Key included. Restored, minor damage, additions. 53 x 21 x 17.5 cm.

Cf. Maurice, Klaus and Mayr, Otto (editors), Die Welt als Uhr. Bavarian National Museum, Munich, 1980, pp. 236-291.

Exhibition: Die Welt als Uhr. Bavarian National Museum, Munich, 1980, but not listed in the exhibition catalogue. - Bavarian National Museum, Munich, artwork of the month of December 2012.