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Friday, 4 December 2020

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Memento mori-Marmorschädel mit Bischofsmitra
Detailabbildung: Memento mori-Marmorschädel mit Bischofsmitra
Detailabbildung: Memento mori-Marmorschädel mit Bischofsmitra
Detailabbildung: Memento mori-Marmorschädel mit Bischofsmitra

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Memento mori-Marmorschädel mit Bischofsmitra

Höhe: 37 cm.
Gesamthöhe mit der späteren Sockelung: 60 cm.
Italien, 18. Jahrhundert.

Catalogue price€ 22.000 - 25.000 Catalogue price € 22.000 - 25.000  $ 26,400 - 30,000
£ 19,800 - 22,500
元 173,360 - 197,000
₽ 2,005,960 - 2,279,500

 

Cremeweißer ungeäderter Carrara-Marmor. Der Schädel auf einem gebräunten Säulenstumpf über hohem braunen Marmorsockel montiert. Möglicherweise aus dem Zusammenhang eines hochrangigen Bischofsepitaphs. (1250642) (11)


Memento mori marble skull with bishop's mitre 

Height: 37 cm.
Total height with later base: 60 cm.
Italy, 18th century.

Cream-white Carrara marble. The skull on a brown truncated column mounted on a tall brown marble base. Previously possibly as part of an epitaph of a high-ranking bishop.

This object has been individually compared to the information in the Art Loss Register data bank and is not registered there as stolen or missing.

 

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