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Flying Angel

German (Bavaria)
18th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany, Bavaria

Dimensions

43.82 cm (17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.339

Medium or Technique

Wood; Polychrome wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Wood, painted flesh-color, badly flaked. One nail of middle finger broken off, thumb on right hand glued on. Scarf from left arm over right knee and wings gold.

Provenance

By 1962, Dr. Siegfried J. Thannhauser (b. 1885 - d. 1962), Brookline, MA; 1962, gift of Thannhauser to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 11, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of S. J. Thannhauser in memory of his wife, Franziska Reiner Thannhauser