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Kneeling angel, pair with M.11B-1991 (Downloadable from Scan the World here).
Carved wood, gessoed, painted and gilded. Angel wears a diadem on its curly hair, and a long gown with a turned down collar and crossed straps at the front, one hanging down in front and other behind. The angel kneels on its right knee and supports a column on its left knee, holding it with its left hand. With its right hand it supports the top of a shield resting on the ground, which is painted with the Angel Gabriel.
Originally in the H.S. Reitlinger.
Label; inscribed in indelible pencil; 239; a circular label with serrated edge
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