Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Kneeling Figure

19th century
Northern European
Copper alloy with a reddish brown patina.
9.3 x 5 cm, wt. 250.35 g.
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
Not on view
This heavy cast is possibly a nineteenth-century adaptation of a standing figure of Saint John the Evangelist from a Crucifixion scene, or a kneeling donor.
Robert Lehman, New York
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