The Child Jesus, blessing and holding the crown of thorns and the nails
Bronze with brown patina. Casting damage, missing the nails and part of the crown of thorns.
H. 56 cm
After Desiderio da Settignano, The Child Jesus, blessing and holding the crown of thorns and nails, marble, H. 58 cm, Paris, Musée du Louvre, n°inv. R.F.1218.
The original model of this work was placed on the tabernacle of the Basilica of San Lorenzo in Florence, replaced by Baccio da Montelupo around 1500.