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Statuette - Virgin and Child

Virgin and Child

  • Object:

    Statuette

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (South, made)

  • Date:

    1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pearwood

  • Museum number:

    A.11-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This Virgin and Child statuette in pearwood is a typical Flemish work of that time.

Physical description

The Virgin holds the Infant Christ in her right arm, while in her left hand, which is at her left side a little below her wrist, she holds her garment.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (South, made)

Date

1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Pearwood

Dimensions

Height: 24.5 cm

Object history note

Given by Dr. W. L. Hildburgh, F. S. A.

Historical significance: This is a typical Flemish work of that time.

Descriptive line

Statuette, pearwood, Virgin and Child, South Netherlandish, ca. 1650-1700

Materials

Pearwood

Categories

Christianity; Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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