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Lindenwood. Left hand clutches robe to face; right lifts part of drapery revealing left foot, back hollowed out. Style inspired by Late Gothic art of Danube School.

Provenance

By 1965, Dr. Kurt Rossacher (b. 1918 - d. 1988), Salzburg; 1965, sold by Rossacher to the MFA. (Accession date: February 10, 1965)

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Austrian, about 1670

Object Place

Austria

Dimensions

91.44 cm (36 in.)

Accession Number

65.103

Medium or Technique

Wood; Lindenwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture