An ivory carving of John the Baptist  Goa, India, circa 18th century
Lot 51Y
An ivory carving of John the Baptist Goa, India, circa 18th century
US$ 6,000 - 8,000
£3,600 - 4,800
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Lot Details
An ivory carving of John the Baptist
Goa, India, circa 18th century
Standing with his right hand raised to his heart and wearing heavy pleated robes with a folded collar secured by a simple belt, his oval face with a benign expression and well-defined hair flowing down to his shoulders.
8 ½ in. (21.6 cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Private Collection
    James Eddy Colonial Arts
    Santa Thomas Fine Arts
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