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Virgin and Child

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Robed & hooded figure seated on molded edged block holds robed standing infant facing her (head gone) with arms outstretched.

Provenance

1943, Gabriel Dereppe, New York; November 11, 1943, sold by Dereppe to the Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. N5754); April 23, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 648, to the MFA for $175. (Accession Date: May 12, 1949)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

French, Medieval (Gothic), about 1350–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

10.48 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.468

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture