Avarice

French (south central France or Limousin)
Medieval (Romanesque)
second quarter of the 12th century


Object Place: Europe, Limousin or south central France

Dimensions

Overall: 62 x 31.5 x 23 cm, 64.9 kg (24 7/16 x 12 3/8 x 9 1/16 in., 143 lb.) Framed (Two steel wall angles brackets / keyhole slots): 57.2 x 5.1 x 0.6 cm (22 1/2 x 2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.255

Medium or Technique

Stone; limestone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

1929, Mme. Trichard; June 15, 1929, sold by Trichard to Joseph Brummer (b. 1833 - d. 1947), New York (stock no. P6069); 1948, sold by the estate of Joseph Brummer to the MFA for $1200. (Accession Date: March 11, 1948)

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund