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Saint Scholastica

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Limestone painted. Color almost all worn off. Open book in right hand; crosier in left. Drapery much chipped. Base broken.

Provenance

Bacri Frères, Paris; sold by Bacri Frères to J. Templeman Coolidge; 1918, gift of J. Templeman Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 6, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge

Statuette of an Abbess

French,

Object Place

Gothic

Dimensions

Overall: 85.1 x 25.4 x 20.3 cm (33 1/2 x 10 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

18.282

Medium or Technique

Limestone, polychrome

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture