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Figure of the Virgin and Child

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In blue cloak, her ochre dress with stiff leaves in black.

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

Italian (Faenza), about 1551

Dimensions

Height: 63.5 cm (25 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1054

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery