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Man of Sorrows

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Boxwood carved in the round. Standing, knotted long loin cloth with furrowed folds falling down below knees; end broken off. Fingers of right arm, showing the Wound, broken off. Beard and hair stand finely carved.

Provenance

By 1964, Mme. Bela Hein, Paris; 1964, sold by Hein to the MFA. (Accession date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund

Spanish or English, first half of 16th century

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

25.09 cm (9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.1466

Medium or Technique

Wood; Boxwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture