Saint Vincent - 83 cm, Sculpture - Terracotta, Wood - Late 19th century

Description
Saint Vincent - 83 cm, Sculpture - Terracotta, Wood - Late 19th century
Italy

Ancient statue of excellent craftsmanship, depicting San Vincenzo Ferreri; work in polychrome terracotta with original clothes, on a gilded wooden base, bearing the Latin inscription on silvery metal "TIMETE ILLI DEUM HONO ET DATE.
The statue dates back to the 19th century.

Dimensions: overall height: 83 cm
Base size: 22 x 19 cm (approx.)

Condition: A very ancient statue with some signs of ageing but in overall excellent condition. Without cracks or damages, as shown by pictures, which are an integral part of the description.

San Vincenzo Ferreri (1350 Valencia, Spain -1419 Vannes, France), was a religious and apocalyptic preacher native of the kingdom of Valencia and member of the Dominican order. He was sanctified by Pope Callisto III in 1455.

Careful packaging. Tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
Saint Vincent - 83 cm, Sculpture
Material
Terracotta, Wood
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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