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18th Century Flemish Wood Carved Nativity Angels

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Superb pair of nativity angels. Wood carved with layers of original paint and gesso. Found in a church attic in Belgium. Fantastic craftsmanship and emotion. One angel is 41" tall x 22" wide x 22" deep. The other is 42" tall x 26" wide x 14" deep. Depth measurements do depend on how angels are hung and if they rest against a wall when hanging.

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    18th Century
  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Distressed. Some age cracking and losses to paint and gesso and old worm holes. Age cracks to some legs and arms. Thumb missing on angel with hands crossed over heart. Please see photos and email or call if questions. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions

    H 42 in. x W 26 in. x D 14 in.

    H 106.68 cm x W 66.04 cm x D 35.56 cm

  • Seller location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    U1204178734688

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