Winged Angel Sculpture | Antique 18th Century | 15"
A RARE and beautiful French antique -18th century wooden sculpture depicting winged baroque Angel. Outstanding wood carving workmanship with huge amounts of detail, wonderfully polychromed (painted in color) and gold leaf gilded. Formerly part of a church altar. If you are interested this angel has got a pair angel in the same size and style but different carving - please see my other listings. The Angel is currently mounted on the modern steel stand with square base and can be easily removed and displayed on a wall. The Angel carving is dating back to the period of the 1700's.
General: The overall height with stand is 24.8 inches (63cm). The overall dimensions of the angel sculpture are height 13 inches (33cm), width 15 inches (38cm), depth 5.5 inches (14cm )and base is 5.9 x 5.9 inches (15x15cm) and weight is 8.8 pounds (4kg).
Condition: The statue is in very good condition with no damage besides age related wear - treated old woodworm holes on the back and some polychrome and gilding repairs - please see also enclosed images for a condition description.