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From an Annunciation group. Hands crossed at shoulder height, two tiered skirt, long train.

Provenance

Henri Heilbronner, Lucerne, Switzerland; 1959, sold by Heilbronner to the MFA for $500. [see note 1] (Accession date: September 17, 1959) NOTES: [1] 59.519 and 59.520 were sold as a pair.

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund

Italian (Siena), about 1480

Object Place

Siena, Italy

Accession Number

59.520

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture