Exeptionnal pair of figures in limewwod and fruitwood representing a pair of beggars;
This kind of figures have been invented by jacques callot (1592-1635) and have a big succes with his engraving .
The troger family and particualry simon have converted the engraving in the three dimensions without colors but with ivory ;
Here the unkown master have used two different wood to create this illusion of the polychromy in the figures .
5 400 €