An exceptional boxwood sculpture of Minerva, early 17thC, H 28 cm

A boxwood sculpture of Minerva, early 17thC, H 28 cm
This exceptional statue of Minerva standing in an elegant contrapposto, and wearing an exuberant waving robe, breathes the Northern Renaissance spirit of the early 17thC.

Provenance: former collection Pierre van Bastelaer.

  • Condition: - left hand restored (needs revision)
    - piece of the front of the helmet restored
    - furthermore, in our opinion, the item appears in good condition.