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Procession of Soldiers, Women and Children

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Probably commisioned by Angevin Kings of Provence and the Two Sicilies. Limestone. Figures proceed from left to right along crenellated wall (city). Soldier at left (head missing) in mail suit leaning between brickwork pilasters, holding sword in both hands. Page in short-skirted tunic with...

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Provenance

By 1967, Mr. and Mrs. Leopold Blumka, New York; 1968, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Blumka to the MFA. (Accession date: May 8, 1968)

Credit Line

Centennial Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leopold Blumka

Franco-Italian, second quarter 15th century

Dimensions

Overall: 73 x 129.5 x 17.8 cm (28 3/4 x 51 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

68.173

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture