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Part of small column

French
Medieval (Gothic)


Object Place: St. Denis

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Height 61 3/4 "

Accession Number

19.647

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements

Oneof a pair of parts of small columns, combined in one. Soft gray stone, capitals carved with Gothic leaves; the shaft is composed of a cluster of three partly circular sections. The base is partly circular on a square plinth.

Provenance

By 1917, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)

Notes:
[1] See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel