Corbel with Winged Lion

Artist/maker unknown, French

Geography:
Made in central France, France, Europe

Date:
c. 1460-1480

Medium:
Stone

Dimensions:
10 x 13 x 13 inches (25.4 x 33 x 33 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 204, European Art 1100-1500, second floor (Knight Foundation Gallery)

Accession Number:
1945-25-91

Credit Line:
Purchased with Museum funds from the George Grey Barnard Collection, 1945

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Label:
This corbel probably supported a standing figure of Saint Mark, whose symbol is the winged lion.


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