An expressive limestone corbel depicting the head of a tongue pulling creature with a mouth that shows a series of pointy teeth.
Southern France. Romanesque. 12th century.
Provenance: purchased at the Haute Epoque Fair in Heeze in 2018 ; previously in a private collection in Luxembourg ; from the collection of Mr. Pierre Roller (°1935 and +2010, writer and librarian to the Grand Duke of Luxembourg from 1968 until 1995)
Dimensions: height 23cm x length 31cm x width 14,5cm
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- corbel with tongue-pulling creature, Sculpture
- Model/ Name
- corbel with tongue-pulling creature
- Estimated Period
- 12th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 23×14.5×31 cm