MacDougall Auctions 8 June 2009

8 Jun 2009

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


GREEK (CRETE), XVII CENTURY

164. THE MOTHER OF GOD “CONSOLAZIONE”

GREEK (CRETE), XVII CENTURY

34.1 by 26.3 cm.
15,000-20,000 pounds


The Christ Child is seated on His Mother’s right arm, in blessing and holding the globus cruciger, the Mother gently touches His leg, both are dressed in green and red garments with gold stars and lilies, the haloes subtly defined by punched decoration.


Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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