The Entombment

Italian (possibly Milan)
about 1805


Object Place: Europe, Milan (?), Italy

Dimensions

16.5 x 21.6 cm (6 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1976.96

Medium or Technique

Metal; Gilded bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Gilt-bronze plaque of “The Entombment” in original tooled leather case. Kneeling angels left and right, 2 small angels at left; arrows, crown and scull on ground. Scene set in frame with beading. Plaque set into green-lined case.

Provenance

1976, gift of Randolph J. Fuller, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 11, 1976)

Credit Line

Gift of Randolph Fuller