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Figure of the Virgin Mary

Wood with polychrome decoration, papier mache, silk cord and fabric, and organic matter. Condition: good. Figure of the Virgin Mary, looking down and to the left, seated on a base constructed of wood and organic matter decorated with green and gold papier

Credit Line

Gift of Professor and Mrs. Michael B. Bever, in memory ofProfessor Rudolf Berliner

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

1991.402

Medium or Technique

Wood; Polychrome wood, with papier mache and silk

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture