Virgin of Quito

Artist: After a composition by Bernardo Legarda (active 1731–73)

Artist: After a painting by Miguel de Santiago (17th century)

Date: 18th century

Geography: Made in Ecuador

Culture: Ecuadoran

Medium: Wood, polychromed and gilded; glass eyes; silver halo

Dimensions: Height: 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)

Classification: Sculpture

Credit Line: Gift of Loretta Hines Howard, 1964

Accession Number: 64.164.236a, b

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