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Bust of a man (a philospher?)

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Provenance

About 1960s or 1970s, acquired by Joseph McCrindle (b. 1923 - d. 2008), New York; 2009, bequest of the estate to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Joseph. F. McCrindle Collection in memory of Jane Cooper

about 1700

Dimensions

Overall height with both socles: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.) Container: 48.3 x 48.3 x 72.4 cm (19 x 19 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4328

Medium or Technique

Marble

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture