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Flying cherub

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Bronze; solid; full rounded free figure of nude boy with wings; holds flat object in left hand; right hand and wings damaged; surface damaged; heavy.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Greenough Collection; gift of the Estate of Alfred Greenough to MFA, April 4, 1885

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 066.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .15 H. .104 W.

Accession Number

85.244

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture