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Madonna and Child

Artist:
School of Donatello (Italian, Florence ca. 1386–1466 Florence)
Date:
15th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Figures: terracotta, polychromed and gilded; later background: wood, painted to represent brocade; frame: carved and painted, mouldings gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 30 × 20 1/2 in. (76.2 × 52.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.680
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription scratched upon two coats of paint on lower edge of terracotta.
[ Count Elia Volpi , Florence, ca. 1890; sold to Wilhelm von Bode for Kann ] ; Rodolphe Kann (from ca. 1890) ; [ Joseph Duveen , until March 22, 1910; sold to Altman ] ; Benjamin Altman , New York (1910–13; bequeathed to MMA)
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