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Bust of Peter the Great

Bronze bust of Peter the Great.

Provenance

1880, Paul Pavlovich Demidoff, 2nd Prince of San Donato (b. 1839 - d. 1885), Florence; March 15 - April 10, 1880, Demidoff sale, San Donato Palace, lot 943, to Stanton Blake (b. 1837 - d. 1889), Boston; 1889, purchased under the will of Stanton Blake by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1889)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Accession Number

89.508

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture