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Terracotta sketch. Four draped figures supporting central figure on rectangular block lower base extending front and end.

Provenance

1953, Julius Wilhelm Böhler, Lucerne; September 1953, sold by Böhler to Galerie Julius Böhler, Munich; 1956, sold by Julius Böhler to the MFA for $700. (Accession Date: May 10, 1956)

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Italian (Milan), about 1800

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 39.2 x 19.4 cm (11 13/16 x 15 7/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.305

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture