Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, ‘A Hypocrite and a Slanderer’, ca. 1770–1783, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Austrian, probably Pressburg (Bratislava); 25lb (11.3399kg)

Image rights: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Purchase, European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Fund, and Lila Acheson Wallace, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Fisch, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. Richardson Gifts, 2010), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

About Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

German, 1736-1783, Swabia, Germany, based in Bratislava, Slovakia