Cherub

Italian
About 1700


Object Place: Rome

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 10 5/8 in.

Accession Number

50.3330

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Polychrome, gilded and carved wood. Stands on right foot on dull baroque base (gilded?). Gilded wings, scarf and billowing sash. Both arms raised, right hand holds a wire hook. Brown hair, painted features.

Provenance

Gino Lorenzo Perera, Boston; 1950, gift of Perera to the MFA. (Accession date: October 10, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Gino Lorenzo Perera