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Virgin "Annunciation" in carved wood and polychrome, around 1520

Réf : 73453


Virgin "Annunciation" in carved wood and polychrome, around 1520

The Virgin carved in round hump stands, slightly swayed, in an elegant and reserved attitude. She is wearing a belted dress at the waist, covered with a long coat with broken pleats that reflect the Gothic influences still present. The round face of Mary, with closed eyes, expresses a great sweetness. His beautiful wavy hair falls freely on his shoulders and down to his back. Hispanic-Flemish work Softwood original polychrome circa 1520 Historical anecdote : The Annunciation is a privileged theme in Gothic sculpture as well as in the statuary of the Renaissance. Marie is represented holding a book [...]

Period : < 16th century

Antique dealer : Gérardin et Cie

Gérardin et Cie



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