Description This boy is from a "family" of three figures thought to have been made for a physician so that his patients could point to what hurt. In the 1600s, people did not take their clothes off for a doctor. See also 54.317 and 54.318
- The Allure of Bronze. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
Provenance SanGiorgi, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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