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Virgin and Child Enthroned with Saints; Crucifixion; Coronation of the Virgin

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This exquisite panel, unusually divided into three distinct picture fields, was originally the central section of a three-panel altarpiece. The hinges on each side indicate that it once possessed wings that would have folded over the two lower scenes. The unidentified artist was probably also a...

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Provenance

By 1929, Raymond Henniker-Heaton (Raymond Wyer), Worcester, MA and London; 1930, sold by Henniker-Heaton to Zoe Oliver (Mrs. Henry H. ) Sherman, Boston; 1938, gift of Zoe Oliver Sherman to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1938)

Credit Line

Zoe Oliver Sherman Collection; Gift of Zoe Oliver Sherman in memory of Henry H. Sherman

about 1340–50

Dimensions

Madonna and child, 31.11 x 12.7 cm (12 1/4 x 5 in.); Crucifixion, 31.11 x 13.02 cm (12 1/4 x 5 in.); Christ and Virgin, 22.86 x 18.41 cm (9 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.1840

Medium or Technique

Tempera on panel

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Europe

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