Sale location: NEW YORK.
Sale date: NOVEMBER 29, 2005.
Title, description: The Important Sculptures from the Bodley Reredos of St. Paul’s Cathedral, London
Lots 1-25, full color, 36 pages.
Includes angel sculptures from St. Pauls Cathedral:
The Passion: 11 lots that were installed on the reredos running the full width below the solomonic columns, They depict various aspects of the passion of Christ. These are all shown in full page photos.
Also includes Baroque style parcel gilt and partially painted marble frieze panels, Baroque style parcel gilt marble relief corner brackets, a carved marble relief panel of the Flight Into Egypt, 2 carved white marble and parcel gilt figures of a cherub, a carved white marble and parcel gilt figure of St. Paul, a carved white marble and parcel gilt figure of St. Peter, a watercolor of the interior of the Cathedral, 1 pair of English prayer chairs, a pair of Baroque style parcel gilt and scarlet painted altar torcheres, 2 English Baroque style carved oak coffered ceiling panels and a British School watercolor of the Cathedral.
4 page foreword written by James Glennie & Nicola Tyler of Bonhams, England includes 4 pictures of the cathedral.