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Panel from a casket

Carved in high relief. "The Virgin and St. Anne". St. Anne wearing cap and long gown seated on tree trunk(?) holding book; virgin in short gown stands in front of her. Serrated edge or moulding at base, tree at top.

Provenance

By 1912, Frank Gair Macomber (b. 1849 - d. 1941), Boston; 1931, gift of Frank Gair Macomber to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 7, 1931)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber

Italian, 15th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

31.387

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture