Bust of a woman

Italian (Tuscany)
Medieval (Gothic)
end of 13th century
Unidentified artist, Italian, 14th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany

Dimensions

44.45 x 21.59 x 46.99 cm (17 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

40.71

Medium or Technique

Stone; Marble

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Head facing to the left, possibly representing an allegorical figure or a Virtue. Hair bound with ribbon - classic dress.

Provenance

1940, Jacob M. Heimann, New York; 1940, sold by Heimann to the MFA for $5000. (Accession Date: March 7, 1940)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund