Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Virgin and Child

Date:
possibly 19th century
Culture:
French, possibly Paris
Medium:
Painted enamel on copper, partly gilt
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm.)
Classification:
Enamels
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.257
Not on view
After a bronze medallion by Valerio Belli (ca. 1468–1546).
Inscription: O MATER DEI MEMENTO MEI [O Mother of God remember me]
Charles Mannheim ; J. Pierpont Morgan ; Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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