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Section of a Voussoir

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Provenance

Lucien Demotte, Paris. 1942, Aldo Jandolo, Rome; June 29, 1942, sold by Jandolo to the Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. N5343); June 9, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 605, to the MFA for $100 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 9, 1949) NOTES: [1] MFA accession nos. 49.532 and 49.533 were acquired together.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

French (Valley of the Rhône, Savigny (?)), Medieval (Romanesque), about 1125–50

Object Place

Savigny (?), Valley of the the Rhône, France

Dimensions

31 x 40.5 cm (12 3/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.533

Medium or Technique

Stone; limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture