Of beautiful stature, this wooden bishop, who could be Saint Nicholas, is represented standing. Dressed in his priestly garb, with deep folds, he holds the Holy Book in his left hand. Haired by a high bolster, he wears rings on his fingers and wears an ample and elegant hat.
From this sculpture emerges a deep bliss combined with a sweet melancholy.
Through the treatment of his soft face and benevolent gaze, the artist brilliantly transcribes all the majesty characteristic of Gothic statuary.
Some traces of the original polychrome and gilding are still visible.
Delevery information :
Please note that packing and shipping costs are not included in the price of the objects which are quoted ex shop.
Final amount including packing and shipment to be discussed with Galerie Alexandre Piatti.
Price : on request
18 000 €