Lamentation over the Dead Christ

Italian
18th century
Formerly attributed to Giuseppe Mazza


Object Place: Europe, Bologna, Italy

Dimensions

66.04 x 77.47 cm (26 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.984

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Hilly ground. Kneeling Jerome at right, kneeling Magdalene at left. Above Christ, John supporting Mary.

Signed

Incised signature at back: G.M.F.

Provenance

By 1962, Paola Ventura, Florence; 1962, sold by Ventura to the MFA for $4000. (Accession date: November 14, 1962)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund