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Crucified Christ

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White loin cloth with gold edge, pale brown hair, green crown of thorns. Holes through palms and feet for attachment to cross. wooden cross of later period. In perfect condition. From a Crucifixion Group.

Provenance

Collection of Baroness von Beyer, Hoechst. R. Thornton Wilson; 1960, gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

about 1770–75

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

23.49 x 16.51 cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.795a

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain