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Corner niche and pedestal

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Soft gray stone. Semi-circular with arched canopy pierced and carved with Gothic leaf forms. Stationary pedestal with carved capital. Cut through in two places and various chips on capital and upper left hand side of niche.

Provenance

1913, Bacri Frères, Paris; 1913, sold by Bacri Frères to the MFA for $100. (Accession Date: August 12, 1915)

Credit Line

Gift of the Western Art Visiting Committee

French, Medieval, 1150–1600

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 2.27 H. .52 W.

Accession Number

15.950

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements