Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Descent from the Cross

Artist:
Based on a composition by Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
Flemish
Medium:
Boxwood
Dimensions:
Height: 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.213
Not on view
Inscription: On drapery covering knee of man on ladder behind Saint John: [Monogram] (B combined with J or Y)
Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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