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Pieta

Workshop of Johann Wolfgang van der Auvera


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

29.21 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

57.118

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bozzetto. Traces of paint in sharply cut folds of dress of Virgin in “screw-turn” position. Both figures missing right arms.

Provenance

By 1957, H. Pieroth, Frankfurt am Main, Germany; 1957, sold by Pieroth to the MFA for $303.55. (Accession Date: February 14, 1957)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund