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Relief- Copy of Console

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Band of three shields with arms and two angels' heads, above. St. Veronica's napkin supported by two cherubs holding a garland of fruit. White marble.

Provenance

Quincy Adams Shaw (b. 1825 - d. 1908), Boston; 1917, gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton

Italian, 16th century?

Dimensions

Overall: 55.9 x 59.7 x 5.1 cm (22 x 23 1/2 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

17.1466

Medium or Technique

Stone; marble

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements