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Christ at the Column

Date:
17th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Boxwood
Dimensions:
Height: 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.815
Not on view
The prototype for the stance of this figure may exist in the Christ (Ecce Homo) on the epitaph for Andreas Winckler by Johann Heinrich Böhme the Elder formerly in Leipzig, Johanniskirche (1675).
Signature: Incised on heel of right foot: BF
J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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