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Artist: Unknown

Neptune(?)

1690–1730

Polychromed wood

174.7 × 52 × 68 cm (68 3/4 × 20 1/2 × 26 3/4 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1961.28
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Southern German or Austrian
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Mr. Francis E. Stoner Collection, London; The Arcade Gallery, Ltd., London, public sale, London, 1961; Yale University Art Gallery (1961– )

Bibliography: 

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

Katherine Neilson and Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, Selected Paintings and Sculpture from the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1972), no. 128, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.