Pearwood (pyrus communis); pedestal: blackened wood | 16 x 3in | c. 1635, base possibly late 1830s

Leonhard Kern

The calm solid stance, substantial anatomy representation, and subtle movement of this compact little figure are characteristic of styl of Leonhard Kern (1588-1662), who from 1620 onwards specialized in carving statuettes destined for the Kunst- and ...
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