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Virgin and Child

Date:
15th century
Geography:
Made in Castile, Spain
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Wood with paint and gilding
Dimensions:
43 x 16 x 8 1/2 in. (109.2 x 40.6 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Wood
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.86
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
Although this particular statue of the Virgin and Child is not original to this altarpiece, Spanish altarpieces frequently combined painted panels and fully carved sculpture.
George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (by 1926-1941)
Rubinstein-Bloch, Stella. Catalogue of the Collection of George and Florence Blumenthal, New York: Volume 2, Sculpture and Bronzes, Mediaeval and Renaissance. Paris: A. Lévy, 1926. pl. XXV.



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