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Statuette of Saint Barbara

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Provenance

Possibly Thomas Fortune Ryan (b. 1851 - d. 1928), New York [see note 1]. 1933, purchased by the MFA for $1050. (Accession Date: December 7, 1933) NOTES: [1] Thomas Fortune Ryan sale catalogue #291, as noted on MFA object card.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Southern Netherlandish or Northern French, Medieval (Gothic), about 1520

Dimensions

63.5 x 25.1 x 12.4 cm (25 x 9 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.657

Medium or Technique

Wood with extensive remains of (recent) polychromy

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture