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Angel from an Archivolt

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Provenance

Abbé Terret, Autun, France. 1931, Hans Wendland (b. 1880), Lugano and Paris; April 24-25, 1931, Wendland sale, Ball and Graupe, Berlin, lot 265. 1931, Raphael Stora, Paris; September 15, 1931, sold by Stora to the Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. P8056); 1942, sold by Brummer to the MFA for $800. (Accession Date: November 12, 1942)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

French (Burgundy), Medieval (Gothic), end of 13th century

Dimensions

39.4 x 19.7 x 8.3 cm (15 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

42.493

Medium or Technique

Stone; limestone with traces of recent polychromy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture