Large statue "Saint Joseph with child Jesus" - 122 cm - Plaster, Wood - 19th century

Description
Large statue "Saint Joseph with child Jesus" - 122 cm - Plaster, Wood - 19th century
Belgium

This beautiful, large sculpture stood in a church in the province of Antwerp ( Belgium) for many years.
This sculpture is exclusive because of its beautiful detailing and the beautiful painting.
Pay particular attention to the very serene and natural facial expression.
Saint Joseph has a wooden halo with the inscription "H.Joseph pray for us / H. Jozef bidt voor ons" in the left hand a wooden cross staff with a carved Corpus Christi.
The painting on the clothes is beautiful and well preserved.
The bottom of the sculpture is closed with a wooden plank for attachment on a pedestal.
The colour difference on the photos is due to the light.

Due to the heavy weight and size, the sculpture can only be picked up in Izegem.

Lot details
Object
Large statue "Saint Joseph with child Jesus" - 122 cm
Material
Plaster, Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Belgium
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
122×46×30 cm
Weight
23 kg
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