Object Place: Europe, Neudeck, Germany
34.5 x 20.5 cm (13 9/16 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain, ebonized wood
Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)
White, lead glazed. Christ crucified with three nails. Figure clothed with loincloth tied loosely at right hip. Crown of thorns rests heavily on the head on dropped right shoulder, eyes and mouth agape.
Antique Porcelain Company, New York; sold by the Antique Porcelain Company to William Appleton Coolidge (b. 1901 - d. 1992), Topsfield and Cambridge, MA; 1993, bequest of William Appleton Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 27, 1993)
Bequest of William A. Coolidge