Object Place: Europe, Munich, Germany
57.79 cm (22 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wood; Silver lustered wood
Not On View
Silver-lustred and gilded wood. Moustached face; bound on gilded tree on rectangular base. Left leg raised, toes of overhanging right foot broken.
Before 1935, purchased in Munich by Dr. Siegfried Josef Thannhauser (b. 1885 - d. 1962), Freiburg, Düsseldorf, and Brookline, MA [see note 1]; 1963, bequest of Siegfried J. Thannhauser to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 8, 1963)
 According to Edward R. Lubin's appraisal of Siegfried Thannhauser's collection (February 14, 1962). Dr. Thannhauser immigrated to the Boston area in 1935, bringing his art collection with him.
Bequest of Dr. Siegfried J. Thannhauser in memory of his wife Franziska Peiner Thannhauser