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Figure of the Madonna

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From a crucifixion group, standing with clasped hands, her yellow-lined cloak with sprays in iron-red and her dress with sprays in purple, on a grassy base.

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1775

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1019

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain