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Saint John of Nepomuk

A work made of ivory.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ivory.

Date:

c. 1750

Artist:

Peter Hencke
German, active by 1743 - 1777

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Peter Hencke

Title

Saint John of Nepomuk

Place

Germany (Object made in)

Date

1745–1755

Medium

Ivory

Inscriptions

Inscribed: PETER . HENCKE . SP .

Dimensions

H. 27.9 cm (11 in.); H. (including base) 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Richard T. Crane Jr. Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

1959.496

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