late 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Austria
49.53 cm (19 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wood; Polychrome wood
Not On View
Polychromed wood. On blue globe on separate original base with carved shells and scrolls. Arms outstretched, forefingers broken. Red-flowered white dress and golden blue-lined mantle at back. Paint badly flaked.
Before 1935, acquired by Dr. Siegfried Josef Thannhauser (b. 1885 - d. 1962), Freiburg, Düsseldorf, and Brookline, MA [see note 1]; 1963, bequest of Siegfried J. Thannhauser to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 8, 1963)
 Dr. Thannhauser immigrated to the Boston area in 1935, bringing his art collection with him.
Bequest of Dr. Siegfired J. Thannhauser in memory of his wife, Franziska Reiner Thannhauser