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European Art
Artist: Unknown

God the Father

n.d.

Polychromed wood

17 11/16 × 17 1/2 in. (45 × 44.5 cm)
Gift of Robert W. De Forrest, Yale 1870, April 15, 1930
1930.51
Geography: 
Made in Lombardy, Italy
Culture: 
Italian, Lombardy(?)
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Acquired by Robert W. DeForest in Germany (–1930); Yale University Art Gallery (1930–)

Bibliography: 

Anneliese Harding, German Sculpture in New England Museums (Boston: Goethe Institute, 1972), 87.

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