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Saint Michael overcoming Satan

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Fruitwood statuette carved in full round, perhaps model for goldsmith. Michael's left fingers and one of Satan's right missing.

Provenance

1962, Edward R. Lubin, New York; sold by Lubin to the MFA for $525. (Accession Date: February 14, 1962)

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund

German, 17th century

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

62.170

Medium or Technique

Wood; Fruitwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture