Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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kneeling angel
  • Germany
  • kneeling angel, 1400s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • wood, polychromy
  • Object Height: 34.3 cm
    Object Height: 13 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0158.b

Carved wood painted angel, kneeling. The angel has brown hair which curls at the ends. She is wearing a red dress. She has two wings attached to her back. Her hands are held together in prayer. The wings and hands are modern restorations.