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Portrait head of Martin Luther

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Hollow mask of wrinkled shaven man with long black hair and red lips; facing half left.

Provenance

1943, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes, Topsfield, Massachusetts; 1943, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA. (Accession date: June 15, 1943)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

early 19th century

Accession Number

43.150

Medium or Technique

Wax

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture