Twelve Relief Medallions of the Apostles of Jesus

Upper Italy, 17th century

Bronze, gilt

Height per medallion about 15.5 cm

High oval medallions set in profiled frames with baroque ornaments with delicately carved breastpieces of the Twelve Apostles, each with attributes.

Provenance: Private collection of the furniture manufacturer Karl Leonhard Bembé (1870-1921), Mainz.