Saint John

Austrian


Object Place: Europe, Austria

Accession Number

1972.46

Medium or Technique

Wood; Polychrome lindenwood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Polychromed lindenwood. Probably one from a group depicting the mourning and swooning Virgin supported by Saint John. Elegant virtuoso carving of a master as yet unknown.

Provenance

By 1971, Kurt Rossacher (b. 1918 - d. 1988), Salzburg; 1972, sold by Kurt Rossacher to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 9, 1972)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund