Manner of Hubert Gerhard (Netherlandish, 1540/50–1621, active Germany)
Height: 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm)
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Not on view
Hubert Gerhard’s workshop made a variety of similar bronze objects in the Mannerist style. He worked for several important patrons including the Fugger banking family in Augsburg and their various country estates creating monumental sculptural groups and fittings of great refinement.
von Pannwitz (by 1905) ; Irwin Untermyer (by 1962–64; to MMA)
Artist: After a composition by Hubert Gerhard (Netherlandish, 1540/50–1621, active Germany)Date: late 17th centuryMedium: Bronze, with red-brown lacquer patinaAccession: 1982.60.122On view in:Gallery 540