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Polychromed wood. Robe originally blue, now red underground and gilding shows thru, & in places paint completely worn off revealing wood or linen. Gold border with scrolled floral design in red & green. Reddish brown undergarment. Long flowing hair gilded. Hands together in prayer. Back...

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Provenance

1935, Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co., New York; 1935, sold by Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co. to the MFA for $3500. (Accession Date: May 7, 1935)

Credit Line

Anna Mitchell Richards Fund

Spanish, signed and dated 1475: "Jua de cordoba me pito A.D. MIIIILXXV"

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

132.08 cm (52 in.)

Accession Number

35.64

Medium or Technique

Polychromed wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture