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Seated Virgin and Child

Date:
mid-13th century
Geography:
Made in Limoges, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Copper-gilt, champlevé enamel
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. (27.3 x 13 x 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
25.120.435
Not on view
Martin Hecksher, Vienna (sold 1898) ; his sale, Christie's, London(May 4, 1898, no. 176) ; [ J. & S. Goldschmidt, Frankfurt (from 1898)] ; [ George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (sold 1925)]
Catalogue of the renowned Collection of Works of Art, chiefly of the 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries, formed by the late Martin Heckscher. London: Christie, Manson & Woods, May 4–6, 1898. no. 176, p. 38, ill. opp. p. 31.

Arts of the Middle Ages: A Loan Exhibition, February 17 to March 24, 1940. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1940. no. 237, p. 70, pl. XXIV.

Schrader, J. L. "George Grey Barnard: The Cloisters and the Abbaye." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 37, no. 1 (Summer 1979). p. 41, fig. 52.

Songs of Glory: Medieval Art from 900 to 1500. Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Museum of Art, 1985. no. 48, pp. 165-167.



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