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Bull Charging a Procession

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Painted terracotta relief of bull charging a procession; landscape with trees, domed white church on hill, bull charging down road at left toward crowd of monks in coloured robes at right. Original brown terracotta frame with inscription at top. Signed D at lower left.

Provenance

By 1965, R.Thornton Wilson, New York; 1965, bequest of Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thorton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

German, 1723–79

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

22.55 x 24.77 cm (8 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.38

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture