Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure of a Saint

Artist:
Attributed to Francesco Mochi (1580–1654)
Date:
ca. 1630–40
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 7/8 x 3 x 2 1/8 in. (20 x 7.6 x 5.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.258
Not on view
The style of the figure is close to large-scale sculptures of Francesco Mochi (1580–1654). It was probably once part of a silver tabernacle.
[ Blumka Gallery , until 1972; sold to MMA ]
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