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Virgin and child with lilies

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Blue, white and green with gold halos. Terracotta.

Provenance

Quincy Adams Shaw (b. 1825 - d. 1908), Boston [see note 1]; 1917, gift of Quincy Adams Shaw, through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 29, 1917)

Credit Line

Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs. Marian Shaw Haughton

Italian (Florence), Renaissance, about 1460–70

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 48 x 38cm (18 7/8 x 14 15/16in.)

Accession Number

17.1476

Medium or Technique

Glazed terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture