Saint Barbara

French (Alsace)
Medieval (Gothic)
about 1490
Unidentified artist


Object Place: Europe, Germany, Rhineland

Dimensions

81.3 x 22.9 x 18.4 cm (32 x 9 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1020

Medium or Technique

Wood; lindenwood with traces of polychromy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

February, 1944, sold by Lewis Valentine Randall (formerly Ludwig Rosenthal, b. 1893 - d. 1972), Montreal, to Schaeffer Galleries, New York (stock no. 962); 1947, sold by Schaeffer to the MFA for $1200. (Accession date: April 10, 1947)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group