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Uniface bronze cast, pierced at top. Tree at left, seated semi-draped figure of older lady combs hair of crouching nude, young woman.

Provenance

1957, Mathias Komor, New York; 1957, sold by Komor to the MFA for $175. (Accession Date: March 14, 1957)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Dutch, mid-16th century

Object Place

The Netherlands

Dimensions

Diameter: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.172

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture