Antique Gilt wood frame with a polychrome figure of Christ and crucifix - Wood

Description
Antique Gilt wood frame with a polychrome figure of Christ and crucifix - Wood
France - Late 19th century

A truly stunning giltwood frame housing a polychrome figure of Christ in very good condition. Dating from the 19th century.

The giltwood frame is in excellent condition with very few imperfections in the gilding, commensurate with age.

The wooden polychrome figure of a Christ is in amazing preserved condition having retained most of its original paint.

Christ is nailed to a stunning cross with lovely detailing alongside a silver plated halo and a plaque with ‘INRI’.

Behind the figure of Christ is a felt background, as can be seen in the pictures, its original colour has faded away to an extent, yet it still retains some of it.

Approximate dimensions: 40 cm x 33 cm

Lot details
Object
Antique Gilt wood frame with a polychrome figure of Christ and crucifix
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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