Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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presepio figure, donkey
  • Italy
  • presepio figure, donkey, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • wood, carving, paint, gesso, burlap, leather
  • Object Height: 22.3 cm
    Object Height: 8 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1862

Figure is carved, painted wood with gesso underpainting (gray to dark brown). Saddle of burlap, wood and leather.