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Looking up to left, book in right hand. Figure from a Crucifixion group. Set with 55.468-470.

Provenance

By 1955, with Nicolas E. Landau, Paris; 1955, sold by Landau to the MFA for 480,000 fr. (includes 55.468 and 55.470). (Accession date: September 15, 1955).

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

French (Lorraine), early 17th century

Object Place

Lorraine, France

Dimensions

Overall: 22 cm, 1.4 kg, 5.7 cm (8 11/16 in., 3 lb., 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.469

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture