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Prophet

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Seated bearded figure in hood and robes on curved-sided block holds open book in left hand, faces slightly right. On walnut pedestal.

Provenance

1972, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1972)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Netherlandish, about 1700

Object Place

The Netherlands

Dimensions

13.34 x 7.62 x 6.99 cm (5 1/4 x 3 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.166

Medium or Technique

Metal; Gilded bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture