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A carved wooden depiction of Saint Elizabeth of Thuringia'


A carved wooden depiction of Saint Elizabeth of Thuringia'


Lot-No. 413 | Proceeds: 6.800,00 €

Presumably Central German, around 1480. Full-round carved wood, minimal remains of former polychromy. The sculpture is depicting Elizabeth of Thuringia as a symbol of charitable work. With her left hand she provides a cripple with a loaf of bread. Additions and age-related minor cracks or losses. H. 88 cm. - Provenance: Norddeutscher Privatbesitz.

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