Date: ca. 1560
Dimensions: Height: 11 in. (27.9 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1947
Accession Number: 47.3.2
This figure originally stood at the foot of a Crucifixion, as in the complete ivory ensemble (50.182a–g). Despite the gothicizing face of Saint John, the full classical drapery and the firm sense of the body beneath suggest an artist open to Renaissance innovations.