Angel of the Annunciation

Italian
1741
Possibly by Andrea Fantoni (Italian (Bergamo), 1659–1734)


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Overall (including base): 26.7 x 19.7 x 15.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

63.1420

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Terracotta painted white, seated on original voluted wooden base, painted marbleized green.

Signed

Initials and date burned at back of base: A.F. 1741

Provenance

1963, Bruno Lorenzelli, Bergamo, Italy; 1963, gift of Bruno Lorenzelli to the MFA. (Accession date: September 18, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Bruno Lorenzelli