Lot 04
RESURRECTION OF A CHRIST

16th century
Silk, metal plated thread
42 x 30 cm (h x w)
Signed: Unsigned

Starting price
17 000 CZK
   |   680 €
Price realized
30 000 CZK
   |   1 200 €
price without premium

Embroidery with rich passementrie decoration and realistic shading with the motif of Jesus Christ at the moment of resurrection. At the forefront of this event are two fighting soldiers with shields watching the scene. We know similar church embroideries from the collection of the Rothschild family from the period 15.-17. century.