August Van Den Abeele - Holy statue "Our Lady of Lourdes", with wall base - wood - 90 cm. - Signed (2) - Oak, Meranti

Description
August Van Den Abeele - Holy statue "Our Lady of Lourdes", with wall base - wood - 90 cm. - Signed (2) - Oak, Meranti
Belgium - Early 20th century

A very lovely oak sculpture of Our Lady of Lourdes, sculpted by August Van Den Abeele.
Mary stands on a rock overgrown with roses and she also has two roses on her feet.
A beautiful draped cloak and a ribbon tied around her middle.
Please note the beautiful and very delicately carved hands and feet.
The wall pedestal is carved from meranti wood in the form of upward-facing acanthus leaves that end in a flower at the top.
At the top, the pedestal is closed with a half circle to support the statue of Mary.
The artist thus proves the skill of sculpting. The statue and pedestal are in pristine condition.
The pedestal is equipped with hanging hooks.

Dimensions: Statue of Mary: 50 cm high, 13 cm wide , 12 cm deep , 2.139 kg .
Dimensions pedestal: 40 cm high, 25 cm wide, 19 cm deep, 2.5 kg.

Will be carefully packaged for shipping.

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
Holy statue "Our Lady of Lourdes", with wall base - wood - 90 cm. - Signed
Material
Oak, Meranti
Designer/ Artist
August Van Den Abeele
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Belgium
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
90×25×19 cm
Weight
4.639 kg
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