12008/​124 Bertel Thorvaldsen: A Royal Copenhagen biscuit figurine in the shape of St. John the Baptist with the eagle. Manufactured by Royal Copenhagen. H. 32 cm.

Description

A Royal Copenhagen biscuit figurine in the shape of St. John the Baptist with the eagle and the Book of Revelation. Created by Bertel Thorvaldsen in Rome 1824. Modeled by O.H.B. Olrik 1854. Manufactured by Royal Copenhagen. 19th century. H. 32 cm.

Seller informs

One big toe and thumb is missing.

Please note that Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers has not physically examined this item, the estimate is solely based on the seller’s photographic material. Therefore, we cannot provide a description of the condition, and it is not possible to request a report on the item’s condition.

Auction

Category

Artist

Bertel Thorvaldsen (, after)

Estimate

1,000–1,500 kr.

Sold

Price realised

550 kr.

2 bids

When Bidder Bid
1004154 550 kr.
901615 500 kr.