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Console for Annunciation 49.474a

See 49.474a-e. Console carved with winged putto head.

Provenance

Helen Hay Whitney (b. 1875 - d. 1944), New York; February 7, 1946, posthumous Whitney sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 427, probably to the Brummer Gallery, New York; April 23, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 756, to the MFA for $1400. (Accession Date: May 12, 1949)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Italian, late 15th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 52.1 x 104.1cm (20 1/2 x 41in.) Overall (console): 51.4 x 104.1 x 8.9 cm (20 1/4 x 41 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.474b

Medium or Technique

Stone; Marble

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture