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The Holy Family in the House of the Robber
  • Francesco Fanelli
    active circa 1608–1661
    died: England, United Kingdom ; active: Italy
  • The Holy Family in the House of the Robber, mid 1600s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze
  • Object Height/Width: 17.1 x 23.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 3/4 x 9 3/16 in
    Frame Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 13 in
  • Gift of Allan Gerdau
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0090.b
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Plaque depicting an incident on the flight into Egypt. There are two figures standing on the left side. There is a figure kneeling in the center. This figure is next to a wash basin and is holding a small child in her left arm. There is a female figure seated on the right who is holding a small child in her left arm. In the right center background there is a fire.