Lot 387

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FINE SPANISH COLONIAL CARVED SANTO NINO 18TH C. Comprising a finely carved and polychrome figure of the Christ child, probably Quito, Ecuador 18th century. The head, forearms and lower legs of the Christ child realistically carved and finely polychromed. The Christ child wearing an ornate brocade woven robe, the head with human hair wig, crown of thorns with droplets of blood painted on the forehead, and the head further set with glass eyes, on original polychrome wood base. Figures such as the offered lot were often depicted with the Christ child holding a cross over his shoulder and a basket bearing implements of the passion. A finely sculpted figure. Height 24 inches (61cm). The offered lot is accompanied with a custom-made plexiglass dust cover display case.

Important Notice: The absence of condition information in the description does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition, a condition report is available by request.

Estimate:  $1,000 - 1,500   € 1,000 - 1,500
Price Realized: $2,750.00

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