Saint Valerie, Copper repoussé gilt, French

Saint Valerie

Date:
19th or early 20th century (13th century style)
Geography:
Made in Limoges
Culture:
French
Medium:
Copper repoussé gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 2 13/16 in. (21.1 x 8 x 7.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.334
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917); Georges Hoentschel (French)
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Ivoires, orfèvrerie religieuse, pierres. Vol. 2. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 5, fig. V.

"J. P. Morgan to Bring Hoentschel Treasures Here." The New York Times (February 11, 1912). p. 13, ill.