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Virgin and Child

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Provenance

By 1960, Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) and Florence E. Mayer, Williamstown, MA; 1979, gift of Florence E. Mayer to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 17, 1979)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

French, Medieval (Late Gothic), 14th century

Dimensions

112.4 x 31.1 x 21.0 cm (44 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.501

Medium or Technique

Limestone (intrasparite) with polychromy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture