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Madonna and Child
  • Italy
  • Madonna and Child, circa 1200s
  • Where object was made: Republic of Florence or Republic of Venice (present-day Tuscany, Italy)
  • wood, polychromy
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 94 x 28.9 x 27.9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 37 x 11 3/8 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0001
Label Text

Seated female figure wearing red and blue robes. Her proper right hand is positioned as if she was holding an item at one time. There is a child sitting on her proper left knee. The child is wearing red and yellow robes. The child is holding one finger on his proper right hand up in the air.