Statuette of Saint Barbara

Southern Netherlandish or Northern French
Medieval (Gothic)
about 1520
Unidentified artist


Dimensions

63.5 x 25.1 x 12.4 cm (25 x 9 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.657

Medium or Technique

Wood with extensive remains of (recent) polychromy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Possibly Thomas Fortune Ryan (b. 1851 - d. 1928), New York [see note 1]. 1933, purchased by the MFA for $1050. (Accession Date: December 7, 1933)

NOTES:
[1] Thomas Fortune Ryan sale catalogue #291, as noted on MFA object card.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund