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Bust of Saint Jerome (?)

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Hollow. Bearded head slightly downcast and to left. Drapery falling over left shoulder.

Provenance

By 1961, Arcade Gallery Ltd., London; 1961, sold by Arcade Gallery to the MFA for $900. (Accession date: September 20, 1961)

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund, No. 2

Italian (?), 1658–1728

Object Place

Rome, Italy

Dimensions

40.01 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.646

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture