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Procession of Two Soldiers and Three Boys

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Probably commisioned by Angevin Kings of Provence and the Two Sicilies. Limestone. Figures move from fruited tree at right along crenellated wall to left. Boy in short tunic, curled hair, arms bent (left fore-arm missing) leaning slightly back, faces toward boy in tunic standing frontally and...

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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 127 x 22.9 cm (28 3/4 x 50 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

68.174

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture