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God the Father

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Polychromed wood. On stylized gray clouds, holding blue globe. Gray beard and fringe of hair, red-brown and gold drapery.

Provenance

About 1960, Karl Leuthenmayr Antiquitäten, Munich. 1960, Phillip B. Mayer, London; 1960, sold by Mayer to the MFA for $9,574. (Accession Date: December 14, 1960)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

German (Bavaria), about 1750

Object Place

Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

Dimensions

168.91 cm (66 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.1455

Medium or Technique

Polychromed wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture