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Virgin and Child

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Limestone. The Madonna held the broken stem of a flower? in right hand. Right arm of Child broken and also the dove which he holds in his left hand.

Provenance

1912, Bacri Frères, Paris; 1912, sold by Bacri Frères to the MFA for $1400. (Accession Date: December 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. S. J. Mixter and Joseph Lindon Smith from Past Pupils of the Museum School

French, Gothic,

Object Place

Gothic

Dimensions

Overall: 101.6 x 48.3 x 22.9 cm (40 x 19 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

12.1175

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture