Virgin and Child, Limestone with traces of paint, French

Virgin and Child

Date:
ca. 1300–1320
Geography:
Made in Lorraine, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Limestone with traces of paint
Dimensions:
38 3/8 × 15 1/2 × 9 3/8 in. (97.5 × 39.4 × 23.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Stone
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac D. Fletcher Collection, Bequest of Isaac D. Fletcher, 1917
Accession Number:
17.120.256
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac D. Fletcher(until 1917)
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Wixom, William D. "A Gothic Madonna from Lorraine." The Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art 61, no. 10 (December 1974). p. 348, fig. 9.

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Szmodis-Eszláry, Eva. "Vierge Lorraine inconnue du XIV siècle du 'groupe de Saint Die." Acta Historiae Artium 24 (1978). pp. 109, 111, fig. 2.

Williamson, Paul. Northern Gothic Sculpture: 1200–1450. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1988. p. 77, In relation to catalogue no. 18.

Stubblebine, James H. "French Gothic Elements in Simone Martini's Maestà." Gesta 29, no. 1 (1990). p. 139, fig. 3.

Gillerman, Dorothy. Gothic Sculpture in America: Volume 2, The Museums of the Midwest. Turnhout: Brepols, 2001. p. 301, (acc. no. misidentified as 17.120.2560).

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Kunz, Tobias. Bildwerke nördlich der Alpen 1050 bis 1380: Kritischer Bestandskatalog. Berlin: Michael Imhof, 2014. p. 250, fig. 66.7.