Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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presepio figure, male
  • Europe
  • presepio figure, male, date unknown
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • wood, paint, gesso, carving, taffeta, velvet, cloth
  • Object Height: 38.8 cm
    Object Height: 15 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2790

Carved, painted wood figure with gesso underpainting in a gold taffeta tunic with trim, red velvet breeches, stockings, slippers of woven tapestry.