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Madonna and Child

about 1752–58

Made at Chelsea Manufactory, England, active 1745-1769


Dimensions

20.32 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

30.293

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics , Porcelain

Madonna seated and Child standing on globe, with serpent on the base, which isedged with green. Woman draped in white with gold stars, the Child with a pink sash.

Inscription

Mark: red anchor

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine