Sculptural detail of Sagittarius
Object Place: Europe, Austria
21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Architectural reddish brick tile with traces of the original polychrome. Depicted in deeply carved relief in foliated Gothic framework is seated bearded nude man shooting arrow. Right hand draws back bowstring; left holds bow. Bodyand head in three-quarter profile.
By 1967, R. Thornton Wilson, New York; 1967, gift of Wilson to the MFA. (Accession date: April 12, 1967)
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Joan Bergere Drayton