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Reliefs (appliqués; part of a group) (Back)

Reliefs (appliqués; part of a group) (Back)
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Solsona, Museu Diocesà i Comarcal

Inv. MDCS 4026

Metal (later crown);ivory

Height: 188 mm (Virgin)
Width: 30 mm (angels) (25mm minimum width)
Depth: 25 mm (Virgin)

Standing Virgin and Child (Vierge glorieuse); Christ seated on right arm; Christ in long robe; Christ holding a fruit in his right hand; Child pulling the Virgin's veil; Virgin holding a flower in her left hand; crown; two standing angels holding candlesticks.

Museum's opinion 2013: South French or Spanish (Catalonia), c. 1330-1360.


Polychromy - Gilding
Extensive gilding and polychromy: gold (along the hems), red (robes).

Back of the angels with scoring in the upper and lower parts. Back of the Virgin curved and with crosshatching inthe lower part. A separate piece of ivory is used to keep it upright.

Object Condition
Missing: candles held by the angels.

From the Chapel of Santa Maria de Sa Vila, Ceuró parish, Castellar de la Ribera. Acquired by the Museum in 1987.

Catàleg del Museu Diocesà i Comarcal de Solsona. Romànic i Gòtic (Barcelona, 1990), pp. 260-261.


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