A large cast iron relief plaque with the Last Supper after Leonardo da Vinci

A large cast iron relief plaque with the Last Supper after Leonardo da Vinci - image-1
A large cast iron relief plaque with the Last Supper after Leonardo da Vinci - image-1

A large cast iron relief plaque with the Last Supper after Leonardo da Vinci

Black patinated cast iron. The relief plaque and vine leaf frame cast separately. H 37.3, W 67.5 cm, H with frame 54.5, W 85 cm.
Gleiwitz / Gliwice, model by Leonhard Posch after an engraving by Raphael Morgen, 1822.

Provenance

The C. Lith collection.

Literature

Cf. Schmidt, Der preußische Eisenkunstguss, Berlin 1981, illus. 39. Cf. Forschler-Tarrasch, Leonhard Posch 1750 1831 Porträtmodelleur und Bildhauer, Berlin 2002, no. 854: "Das Modell wurde später von Johann Carl Wilhelm Kratzenberg bearbeitet und 1834 auf der Akademie-Ausstellung gezeigt." (p. 223).

Lot 341 Dα

Estimate:
2.500 € - 3.000 €

Result:
5.000 €