Saint Gabriel

French
second half of 18th century
Made at Nevers (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

23.49 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.349

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Standing under baldachin on four feet, garlanded columns at corners converge with spiky green rods to white ball. Winged figure, white draped skirt on mound in center of square base labeled at front: St. Gabriel.

Provenance

1945, gift of Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection