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800 129-ibex

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800 129

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Very pretty chamois or ibex in carved wooden black forest (black frorest) *. XIXth century


To note small lack on the horns.

The Black Forest sculptures

* The carved wooden objects from the Black Forest are not originally from Germany but were made in the Brienz region of Switzerland . The tradition of woodworking is ancestral in this region, the inhabitants perpetuate the practice of carved wood on the facades of houses , furniture or everyday objects . Sculptors excel especially in the representation of wild animals in their natural environment. In the 19th century, these naturalist sculptures from the black forest became very fashionable and highly prized.

 

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  • Dimensions base 40.5 cm par 20.5 cm
  • Height 61 cm