St. Barbara - Probably Salzburg, circa 1480

auction 933, Lot 6

FAUSSNER COLLECTION

on 8 May 2024

St. Barbara


Probably Salzburg, circa 1480

estimate:
€ 15.000 to € 18.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 12.168 (incl. 30 % buyer's premium)

description:

St. Barbara

Probably Salzburg, circa 1480


Lime wood (?), hollowed out back. Sütterlin label "... Barbara ..." on the back. Restored, hands probably later. Polychrome painting heavily rubbed, old painting in flesh tones. H. 161 cm.


Die bekrönte Heilige in leicht geschwungener Haltung auf rundem Terrainsockel stehend, in der Linken den Kelch. Den Oberkörper betonendes Kleid, der Umhang in ausladenden abknickenden Röhrenfalten vor den Unterkörper gezogen.

Provenance: Collection of Dr. Peter Hierzenberger, Vienna. - Sothebys London Auction "The Collection of Dr. Peter Hierzenberger of Vienna" 3-4 April 1984, lot 13, there with provenance information "Traditionally Figdor Collection, Hirzinger Hof, Kitzbuhel" (not in the auction "Sammlung Dr. Albert Figdor Wien", Cassirer Berlin 1930). - Collection of Hans Constantin Faußner, Munich.