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John the Baptist

Bearded, wears round cap, sleeveless jerkin & long apron, incised. Robe at back. Lamb (head gone) in right arm (both hands gone).

Provenance

1958, K. Rabenou, New York; 1958 sold by Rabenou to the MFA for $1,500.00 (Accession Date: October 9, 1958)

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Bequest Fund

French (probably Normandy), late 15th century

Object Place

Beauvais, Normandy, France

Accession Number

58.972

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture