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An Early 16th Century Flemish Oak Altar Fragment Depicting The Lamentation


"An Early 16th Century Flemish Oak Altar Fragment Depicting The Lamentation"
An early 16th century Flemish Oak Altar fragment depicting the Lamentation

Approximate size: 34.5 cm x 19 cm

The present fragment, once forming part of a larger altarpiece, is rigorously carved in high relief. The figure of Christ rests on the ground amid standing attendants in mourning. The hovering form of Christ almost floats above the ground, intimating his future resurrection.

Displayed against a later cream velvet backing altogether mounted upon a modern oak plinth.
Price : $2,995
Period: 16th century
Style: Gothic
Condition : Good

Material : Oak
Width : 19 cm
Height : 34.5 cm

Reference : 760
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