Bracket for Bust of Beethoven (79.325a)
Artist Wilhelm Matthiä (German, about 1807–1888)
Overall for (b): 144.1 x 99.1 x 45.7 cm (56 3/4 x 39 x 18 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bust is of white marble with inscription “Beethoven” on front and “W.Matthiae” on the side.
1879, gift of Mrs. William A. Tappan (Caroline Sturgis Tappan) (b.1819-d.1888), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 1, 1879)
Gift of Mrs. William A. Tappan