Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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archbishop and child
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • archbishop and child, date unknown
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height: 96.52 cm
    Object Height: 38 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3135
Description

Figure, meant to hang on a wall, representing an archbishop giving his blessing with a small child praying at his feet. The archbishop holds a stick in his hand.