Female allegory

Austrian (Vienna)
about 1740


Object Place: Europe, Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

13.34 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.676

Medium or Technique

Stone; soapstone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Draped figure holds right arm aloft with stem of an unidentifiable object in hand (left arm and legs cut off).

Provenance

Acquired from a Viennese collector by Dr. Kurt Rossacher (b. 1918 - d. 1988), Salzburg; 1962, sold by Rossacher to the MFA for $400 [see note]. (Accession date: September 19, 1962)

NOTE: MFA accession nos. 62.676 -62.677 were purchased together for this amount.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund