Réf : 68440
Saint Anne with Virgin and child, circa 1500-20
Upper Austria Danube School, around 1500-20
Bass wood carved with old painting and gilding, back in the hollowed.
The appearance of the „Saint Anne with Virgin and child“ - "they are three of them" - with Saint Anne, Mary and the little Christ Child, has its origin in the Middle Ages and was very popular at this period.
St. Anne, the mother of Mary, as well as grandmother of Christ, this founded the history of salvation.
Saint Anna is shown sitting, holding on her lap in the left the little Mary, as well as in the right the Christ Child. St. Ann's Anniversary is celebrated on July 26th.
Old restored [...]