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Capital with an Angel Emerging from a Cloud

Date:
ca. 1150–1200
Geography:
Made in Burgundy, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 12 7/8 x 12 15/16 x 13 in. (32.7 x 32.9 x 33 cm) Base Diameter: 7 5/16 in. (18.5 cm) Weight: 83lb. (37.6kg)
Classification:
Sculpture-Stone
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.60.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
P. Cloix(sold 1927) ; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (1927–sold 1949)] ; Joseph Brummer Collection sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York (May 11–14, 1949, no. 596)
Part Two of the Notable Art Collection Belonging to the Estate of the Late Joseph Brummer. New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, May 11–14, 1949. no. 596, p. 148.

Barnet, Peter, and Atsuyuki Nakahara, ed. Earth, Sea, Sky: Nature in Western Art; Masterpieces from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Tokyo: Yomiuri Shimbun, 2012. no. 104, pp. 169, 251.



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