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Checker-piece

Mate to 67.765. Raised bust of bearded gentleman in contemporary dress. Wide elaborate collar on coat . . . Faces right.

Provenance

By 1967, Mme. Bela Hein, Paris; 1967, sold by Mme. Hein to the MFA. (Accession date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Seth Kettell Sweetser Fund

German (Augsburg), About 1530–40

Object Place

Augsburg, Germany

Accession Number

67.766

Medium or Technique

Wood; boxwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture