John the Baptist

French (probably Normandy)
late 15th century


Object Place: Europe, Beauvais, France, Normandy

Dimensions

54.29 cm (21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.972

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bearded, wears round cap, sleeveless jerkin & long apron, incised. Robe at back. Lamb (head gone) in right arm (both hands gone).

Provenance

1958, K. Rabenou, New York; 1958 sold by Rabenou to the MFA for $1,500.00 (Accession Date: October 9, 1958)

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Bequest Fund