Research: Luce Center for American Art

Head of Saint John
Accession #19.147
Artist Thomas Ball
TitleHead of Saint John
Date1872
MediumMarble
Dimensions25 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 11 1/2 in. (65.7 x 38.4 x 29.2 cm)
SignedIncised on back: "T. Ball. 1872"
Credit LineGift of Mrs. Chauncey E. Low
LocationVisible Storage: Case 30, Shelf C (Sculpture)
DescriptionMarble bust of male figure with long, flowing locks; gazes upward and to proper left side; head supported on pedestal base. Condition: Good