Sculpture - Renaissance - Bronze - 16th century

Description
Sculpture - Renaissance - Bronze - 16th century
Germany

A rare Renaissance bronze statue of Eve, depicted naked, her right hand raised to grab the forbidden fruit from the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil.

Most like this sculpture was once part of a set, whereby there was a statue of Adam and of the Tree.

The statue is presented on its original base and has retained its marvelous original dark patina.

Nürnberg. Early 16th century.

Museum-worthy !

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Material
Bronze
Model/ Name
Eve
Style
Renaissance
Estimated Period
16th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
29×9.7×0 cm
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