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Head of a Bearded Man

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Head of a bearded man. Terracotta. Curly hair and short, parted beard. On wood block.

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1908, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 14, 1908)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Italian, 16th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.40

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture