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Portrait of Charles Rene Pean

Italian
18th century
1768
Giovanni Battista Nini (1717–1786)


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Accession Number

1970.389

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Terracotta model for a medal; bust facing left in relief, arms of two swordsmen under crown with swords pointed downward; signed and dated J Nini F. 1768 simple threaded border. Seigneur de Mosnac

Provenance

May 28, 1969, sold by Artibus, London to Heim Gallery, London; 1970, sold by Heim to the MFA. (Accession date: June 8, 1970)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour