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An Early 19th Century Hand-Carved Grand Tour Ivory Panel of The Last Supper
‘The Last Supper’ An Early 19th Century Hand-Carved Grand Tour Ivory Panel of The Last Supper, Circa 1800
The swagged cornice above alternating light & dark-stained ivory panels, centred by an intricately carved & pierced grille depicting the Tree of Life, surmounting a relief-carved image of Christ shown seated amongst his Disciples, an aureole radiating from behind his head, his right hand in a blessing gesture while holding the Orb of Sovereignty in his left. Mounted to hand-woven crimson cloth, affixed to wooden panels.
Dimensions, 11.5” high x 9” wide