Antique Mary statue 17th Century
Beautiful antique statue depicting Mary Bourguignonne with baby Jesus, confirmed by expert Eric Bijzet as 17th century.
The grape bunch indicates that the sculpture of this Madonna is Burgundian. In one hand the child holds a globe that represents the world, and in the other hand a a bunch of grapes, referring to the gift of wine to Burgundy.
This sculpture is made from French sandstone from the Beaune region and the crown is made from fruit wood.
Dimensions: h 106 x w 44 x d 17 cm.