Impressive and rare antique early 19th century French cast iron Gothic figural font, the top mounted with a figure of a saint holding a cross, the octagonal shaped font with lift up reservoir covers mounted with putti bronze knobs. The central cast iron su
A large Hispano Philippine carved wood figure of a Saint, probably Goan 17th/18th century, Depicted in robes holding the book in one arm and possibly keys in the other (now with loss), 105 cm high. Condition: the wood is very dense and heavy and has the gr
A carved and gilt Franciscan style figure of a saint within a carved and gilded mandorla stand decorated with angels, Italian, 19th century, 78 cm high, 52 cm wide, 30 cm deep. Provenance: Property of a Gentleman, Melbourne
A Hispano-Philippines Santos timber figure, 18th to 19th century, in the Renaissance manner, the robed and bearded Christ-like figure in a serpentine pose holding a child in his left arm, with losses to face, arm and child and mounted upon a later timber c
A group of four polychrome decorated wood Santos figures, 19th century two figures carved as monks and one as a saint on circular pinths, the fourth a carved female in black dress and cloak, possibly a nun, with ivory face and hands on square plinth (4) ta
A carved and applied wooden Arma Christi Cross, Mexican, 18th century. 226 cm high x 105 cm wide. The imagery of the Cross, accompanied by the instruments of the Passion (Arma Christi) was imported to the New Spain from Europe by Franciscan missionaries.1
A large polychrome carved walnut seated figure of St Catherine of Siena, French, possibly the Alsace region, 16th century. 143 cm high, 68 cm wide, 64 cm deep. St Catherine of Siena, born Catherine Benincasa in 1347, was a mystic, tertiary (lay) member of
A large polychrome figure, perhaps an Apostle, possibly Austrian, mid 15th century. This large, dignified figure of a saint, perhaps an Apostle, is polychrome, carved limewood that retains significant portions of its original paint and gilding. The figure
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