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Virgin and Child

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On angled bench, molded top and base. Sharp angular drapery folds, Virgin with trefoil at front of crown.

Provenance

1956, Mathias Komor, New York; 1956, sold by Komor to Mrs. Albert Hale, Dedham, MA; 1964, gift of Mrs. Albert Hale to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Hale

French (Lorraine?), Medieval (Gothic), about 1325–50

Place of Manufacture

Lorraine, France

Dimensions

9.5 x 5.1 cm (3 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1588

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture