Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Corpus from a crucifix

second half 17th century
Gilt bronze, ebonized wood
Overall: 88 × 51 3/4 in. (223.5 × 131.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Edith Perry Chapman Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: On scroll, in relief: INRI
Stanley Mortimer , New York (until 1943; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, January 23, 1943, no. 37; sold for $450); Joseph Brummer , New York (until 1949; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, June 8–9, 1949, no. 372; sold to French & Co. for MMA)
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