Beautiful image of the baby Jesus of charity - Wood - Early 19th century

Description
Beautiful image of the baby Jesus of charity - Wood - Early 19th century
Portugal

Beautiful and antique image of the Child Christ of Charity in carved wood.
Piece of sacred art dating from the early 19th century. Rare representation of the Christ Child holding a bread with his left hand in a posture of charity "... who gives to the poor gives to God..." Upholstered and polychrome sculpture with glass eyes. Good proportion image, highlighting the perfection and details of the hands and feet. It is in good preservation condition.
Dimensions: Height of 10 cm and width of 8 cm.

Lot details
Object
Beautiful image of the baby Jesus of charity
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Early 19th century
Country of Origin
Portugal
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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