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Standing Boy

Artist:
Circle of Andrea Mantegna (Italian, Isola di Carturo 1430/31–1506 Mantua)
Date:
third quarter 15th century
Culture:
Italian, Mantua
Medium:
Bronze and silver
Dimensions:
Height: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1402
Not on view
The outstanding version of this child is in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The figure recurs with variations, sometimes as the Christ child, in paintings and engravings Mantegna. It is not out of the question that he modeled or supervised the models of the composition.
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