B854 - SOLD
This is a beautiful antique French framed religious print of the Madonna and Child dating from the 19th Century.
The Madonna and Child wear fabulous crowns and are resplendent in beautiful white gowns fantastically decorated with gilded scrolls, grapes, flowers and ears of corn. The colours are gorgeous soft pinks, blues and a vibrant turquoise. The Madonna wears a fabulous blue cloak decorated with gold stars. It has a pink lining decorated with gold swirls and is trimmed with starry gold braid.
Both the Madonna and Child have beautiful faces and they each hold aloft a beautiful bunch of flowers.
The background colour of the print is a sublime shade of turquoise and there is ecclesiastical stonework to the corners.
The gilding on the print is hand applied and catches the light beautifully.
The frame of the print is wood with a black lacquer and gilded finish. It is in good condition with just one chip in the bottom left hand corner. The glass is also in good condition and would appear to be original to the frame as it bears the characteristic bubbles and imperfections of old glass.
There is a metal loop on the back of the frame for hanging it on a wall.
It measures :- 45 cm (17.75 inches) high x 35 cm (13.75 inches) wide.
A gorgeous framed religious print to add a divine atmospheric touch to a wall and another superb antique French find from La Belle Étoffe.
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Possible delivery methods: U.K. & France, Europe, Rest of World