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Bust of a Bishop-Saint

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Gilt bronze, crystal
Dimensions:
Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.5
Not on view
[ Blumka Gallery , New York, until 1964; sold to Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1964–68; to MMA)
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