South German, circa 1770
A SOUTH GERMAN CARVED IVORY FIGURE OF THE EVANGELIST SAINT MARK, CIRCA 1770
Ivory, gilded rocaille base (exhibition Kunstverein Düsseldorf 1955)
A South German carved ivory figure of Saint Mark, circa 1770, with old polychromy. Half-length figure of the Evangelist with the head of the lion as his attribute, mounted on a wooden base, decorated with rocaille.
Some fine cracks in the ivory and with wear. Height 19 cm.
Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf Juli/August 1955, cat. no. 415.