Lot 176

Large carved ivory Christ. Head bent to the left, surrounded by a braided crown of thorns, hair with wavy strands falling on the shoulders, eyes raised towards the sky, open mouth revealing the teeth, bifid beard, perizonium held by a cord with lateral fall on the right hip, legs slightly bent, feet superimposed in internal rotation; realistic anatomy with apparent venous networks; titulus; skull and bones. Beautiful workmanship.
17th
century.

Presented on a

wooden

board

.


(Missing fingers








of the left


hand








).



H : 46 cm











Location of the item
France - 75009 - paris