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Crèche

A work made of mixed media including cloth, cork, gouache,
metal, moss, papier-mâché, polychrome
terracotta, straw, watercolor, wax, and wood.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mixed media including cloth, cork, gouache,
metal, moss, papier-mâché, polychrome
terracotta, straw, watercolor, wax, and wood.

Date:

1725-75, with later additions

Artist:

Naples, Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Title

Crèche

Place

Naples (Object made in)

Date

Made 1725–1775

Medium

Mixed media including cloth, cork, gouache, metal, moss, papier-mâché, polychrome terracotta, straw, watercolor, wax, and wood

Dimensions

430 × 465 × 140 cm (overall)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. James N. Bay and Linda and Vincent Buonanno and Family; Eloise W. Martin Legacy Fund; purchased with funds provided by of Ruth Ann Gillis and Michael McGuinnis and Mrs. Robert O. Levitt; Charles H. and Mary F. Worcester Collection Fund

Reference Number

2013.59

IIIF Manifest  The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) represents a set of open standards that enables rich access to digital media from libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

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https://api.artic.edu/api/v1/artworks/217536/manifest.json

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