Superb rococo frame in gilded and openwork wood for this 18th century font.
In the center, on his cross, an ivory Christ surmounted by a plaque annotated with INRI.
At the bottom of La Croix, a memento mori in ivory (a Latin phrase designed to remind humans of their mortality).
In the lower part, the font is made of real seashell included in a gilded wood decor.
18th century Italian work in excellent condition.
Very nice cleaned gilding.
Usual restorations. The background fabric in red Damascus was changed in the 19th century
Total height. 72cm
Delevery information :
By specialized carrier for long distance.
By myself with a delivery package for shorter distances
5 500 €
2 850 €