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06441_ChicagoAI_Fr16e_1970_1045

France 16th century


French, Périgord.

Tête d'un évêque

Head of a Bishop

c. 1500

limestone, traces of polychromy

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 13 in.

Acc. No.: 1970.1045

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf, 1970.1045

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago

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Provenance

  • by 1970, Winnetka, Illinois, Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf
  • 1970, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Alsdorf

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 6, 2013
  • 2001 Gillerman
    Dorothy Gillerman, ed., Gothic Sculpture in America, vol. 2: The Museums of the Midwest (Turnhout, 2001), pp. 32-33, no. 23