Saint Francis of Assisi made of canvas and glue with wooden head and hands - 59 cm - late 18th century or early 19th century

Description
Saint Francis of Assisi made of canvas and glue with wooden head and hands - 59 cm - late 18th century or early 19th century
Italy

Restored sculpture from the late 18th century/early 19th century, because after that period the workmanship changed as well as the material (terracotta) used for the hands, feet and head, that in this sculpture are all made of wood and in good condition. The rest is made of canvas and glue, a technique largely used in Sicily in that period.
Total height: 59 cm

Lot details
Object
Saint, Saint Francis of Assisi, Sculpture
Material
canvas and glue with wooden head and hands - 59 cm
Estimated Period
Ca. 1800
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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