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Judgement of Paris

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Boxwood relief, rectangular. Central figures mostly in full round, helmets, shiled and quivers in foreground; intricate trees in corners and top center. Left arm of Paris and arms of Amor broken off.

Provenance

By 1962, Phillip B. Mayer, London; 1962, sold by Mayer to the MFA for £400. (Accession date September 19, 1962)

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

late 17th century

Object Place

The Netherlands

Dimensions

29.84 x 40.64 cm (11 3/4 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

62.674

Medium or Technique

Wood; Boxwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings