Virgin and Child

French (Lorraine?)
Medieval (Gothic)
about 1325–50
Artist Unidentified artist


Place of Manufacture: France, Lorraine

Dimensions

9.5 x 5.1 cm (3 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1588

Medium or Technique

Ivory

On View

I. W. Colburn Chapel Gallery (Gallery 254A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

On angled bench, molded top and base. Sharp angular drapery folds, Virgin with trefoil at front of crown.

Provenance

1956, Mathias Komor, New York; 1956, sold by Komor to Mrs. Albert Hale, Dedham, MA; 1964, gift of Mrs. Albert Hale to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Hale