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Pietà and Saints

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Soft limestone, much blackened. Rectangular base with inscription in French. Three-sided niche containing figure of the Father enthroned supporting Christ. Prayer desk with two kneeling men and two women. Standing Saint with book at left: St. Anne holding the Virgin and Christ at right. Vaulted...

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Provenance

1912, Bacri Frères, Paris; sold by Bacri Frères to Mrs. George R. Agassiz and George R. White for the MFA. (Accession Date: December 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Agassiz and George R. White

French,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1.42 H. .87 W. .24 D.

Accession Number

12.1176

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture