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St. Francis Xavier

San Francisco Xavier

1700–67


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

107.95 x 41.91 x 23.49 cm (42 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.224

Medium or Technique

Polychromed and gilded wood, probably pine or cedar, with estofado (stamped) textile patterns

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Said to have been in a private collection as early as the 1930s, and to have been purchased by that collector in San Antonio, Texas; purchased by the Museum at Ronald Bourgeault's New Hampshire Auction, Concord, N.H., March 29, 1987 (Accession Date April 22, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber