Antique Baroque 17th century Flemish Carved Boxwood Corpus Christi
Antique Baroque, 17th century, Flemish carved in full round boxwood, Corpus Christi, This extraordinary Baroque corpus is carved with striking realism, the sculptor has recorded all the minor details of the Christ figure with great naturalism, and has taken great pains to individually carve the anatomy details, including the muscles in elongated torso and the legs, details of the head and trailing hair. This is a wonderful example of high quality Baroque art.
CONDITION:In its original condition as had been found, showing the age with lovely dark glossy patina. Free of repairs or restoration.
MEASUREMENTS: HIGH: 19.3 cm (7 5/8 in).