Réf : 67136
French Gothic Christ In Gilt Bronze 14th Century
The Christ is represented head bent to the right, wearing a torus. His face, with almond eyes, has a short chiseled beard.
Christ has a long peri-zonium characteristic of Romanesque and Gothic representations from the 12th to the 14th century.
This Christ can be compared to a copy preserved in the collections of the National Museum of the Middle Ages in Paris (reference CL17085 - see photo).
Lack the left hand
Historical annecdote : The first Christian representations show a Christ with the bare head and it is only that 'From the 13th century, as [...]