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Virgin and Child

late 14th century
Limestone, paint, gilt
Overall: 41 3/4 x 14 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (106 x 36.5 x 26.7 cm)
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
Not on view
Said to have been found in Toul (Meurthe et Moselle), former province of Lorraine; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
Forsyth, William H. "Mediaeval Statues of the Virgin in Lorraine Related in Type to the Saint-Dié Virgin." Metropolitan Museum of Art Studies 5, no. 2 (September 1936). pp. 240 n. 8, 246, 254, 255, fig. 32.

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. 26, fig. 36.

Die lothringische Skulptur des 14. Jahrhunderts: Ihre Voraussetzungen in der Südchampagne und ihre ausserlothringischen Beziehungen. Petersberg: Michael Imhof, 2005. no. 288, p. 445.

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