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The Three Maries

Date:
late 14th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Oak
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 1/8 x 3 3/8 in. (20.6 x 8.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature-Wood
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.381
Not on view
The swooning Virgin Mary is supported by Mary Cleophas and Mary Salome. The group, originally placed at the foot of the cross, was conceived as a single element within the drama of a Crucifixion scene.
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
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