Portrait relief of Caspar Markdanner of Holding

Danish
about 1610


Object Place: Europe, Denmark

Dimensions

35.88 x 35.88 cm (14 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1983.75

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Polychromed Stoneware. Knighted 1571; died 1618; sinistra; ruffled collar; chain shoulder straps gilded; CM on bottom frame moulding; coat of arms upper right corner, white glaze down nose.

Markings

CM

Provenance

By 1968, Edward R. Lubin, Inc., New York; 1968, Sold by Lubin to Mr. R. Thornton Wilson (b.1886 - d.1977), New York [See Note 1]; 1983, Bequest of Mr. Wilson to the MFA (Accession date, January 12, 1983).

Note:
1 - On loan from Mr. Wilson from August 5, 1968 until accessioned.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson