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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR34.138
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Head of an Angel
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
c. 1760
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany, Bavaria
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/226037
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Wood
Dimensions
21.59 x 20.32 cm (8 1/2 x 8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Anonymous Gift
Accession Year
1934
Object Number
BR34.138
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Charles L. Kuhn, German and Netherlandish Sculpture, 1280-1800, the Harvard Collections, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1965), p. 32, cat. no. 85 p. 134, repr. as pl. LXXVI

Anneliese Harding, German Sculpture in New England Museums, Goethe Institute (Boston, MA, 1972), repr. p 68 as fig. 122

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