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Angel of the Annunciation

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Terracotta painted white, seated on original voluted wooden base, painted marbleized green.

Signed

Initials and date burned at back of base: A.F. 1741

Provenance

1963, Bruno Lorenzelli, Bergamo, Italy; 1963, gift of Bruno Lorenzelli to the MFA. (Accession date: September 18, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Bruno Lorenzelli

Italian, 1741

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall (including base): 26.7 x 19.7 x 15.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

63.1420

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture