God the Father

German (Bavaria)
about 1750
Attributed to Johann Baptist Straub (1704–1784)


Object Place: Europe, Bavaria, Germany, Bavaria

Dimensions

168.91 cm (66 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.1455

Medium or Technique

Polychromed wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Polychromed wood. On stylized gray clouds, holding blue globe. Gray beard and fringe of hair, red-brown and gold drapery.

Provenance

About 1960, Karl Leuthenmayr Antiquitäten, Munich. 1960, Phillip B. Mayer, London; 1960, sold by Mayer to the MFA for $9,574. (Accession Date: December 14, 1960)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund