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European Art
Artist: Girolamo della Robbia, Italian, Florence ca. 1488–1566

Bust of a Woman

ca. 1530

Glazed terracotta

50.8 × 39.37 × 21.59 cm (20 × 15 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1950.138
Geography: 
Made in Florence, Italy
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Florence
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Probably commissioned by Jacques Ricard de Gourdon de Genouillac (called Galiot de Genouillac; 1465–1546), for the Château d'Assier, France; Château d'Assier, until late 18th century; ... R. Stora & Company, New York, NY (–1950); purchased by Yale University Art Gallery (1950)

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