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Bust of Christ

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Terracotta, painted. Hair brown; gown bright red; robe, bright blue. Colors now nearly worn off.

Provenance

By 1909, J. Templeman Coolidge; 1917, gift of J. Templeman Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 15, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge

Italian, Renaissance, about 1500

Object Place

Pietro Torrigiani(?)

Dimensions

Overall: 53 x 58.4 cm (20 7/8 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

17.330

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture