Sculpture, putto (1) - Papier-mache - First half 18th century

Description
Sculpture, putto (1) - Papier-mache - First half 18th century
Italy

Beautiful cherub made of papier-mâché and pure gold from the mid-18th century, in fair condition, except for 2 damaged hands, fingers missing and toes missing, as shown in photos. Cherub height approx. 50 cm, about 100 years ago the gold was repaired in the parts that needed restoration.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
putto, Sculpture
Material
Papier-mache
Estimated Period
First half 18th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
46×25×20 cm
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