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Pair Sculptures Winged Angels Wood Tuscany 17/18th Century Old master Gold Art


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Pair of sculptures depicting two winged angels in carved wood Tuscany, late 17th century Carved, gilded and polychrome wood Dimensions: Height 64 cm - width 29 cm. - depth 27 cm. State of conservation: The sculptures are intact and are in good conservation conditions. We offer you a precious pair of wooden angels holding candles, photographed here in the smallest details, carved, gilded and polychrome with vigor around the end of the seventeenth century The winged figures, with the body and face taken from the front, in an almost sacral attitude, are placed on bases with decorated plinths and are entirely gilded with the exception of the incarnates. The two figures are depicted in a kneeling position, kneeling as a sign of devotion or reverence, symmetrical to each other, with their legs in a chiastic position and with their hands joined in prayer. Finely carved sculptures of excellent workmanship and quality; Extraordinary for works of this period is the presence of a large part of the polychromy and gilding. The conservation conditions are very good. We have proceeded to a superficial cleaning of the gold, to bring out its original beauty, and to retouch the polychromy in the points of wear. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The pair of sculptures is sold with a certificate of authenticity and a descriptive iconographic card. We take care and organize the transport of the purchased works, both for Italy and abroad, through professional and insured carriers. Contact us for any information, we will be happy to answer you.
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    Height: 25.2 in (64 cm)Width: 11.42 in (29 cm)Depth: 10.63 in (27 cm)
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    Pair of sculptures depicting two winged angels in carved wood (1680 - 1750, Italian)
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    Riva del Garda, IT
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    1stDibs: LU988110147792
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