This Pair of fine crafted Beautiful Baroque Carved Wood Cherubs with Gilt is not only beautiful but also magnificent a significant example of Westphalian Baroque. It is a very rare find since they come from the Rural Region of Westphalia in West Germany and the pair is still complete. They used to be part of the decoration of a baroque church. With their symmetrical design, typical decor, bold appearance and typical wood craft it is a perfect example of Baroque Art of the beginning of the 18th century in this Area. Featuring Elaborate Hand-Carved Detail with Gilt. Incredible Decoration for a stunning room. They come in stunning polychrome colors and has been craved out of hardwood. The drill holes on the back are antique. They were made to release tension - since they were carved out of one piece of wood.
Condition: They have a beautiful patina and vibrant colors - it appears that some conservation and restoration work was done in former times. The condition is good with just a few paint chips (Please see Pictures)
Each Angel is measuring circa 24 Inch in height.
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