Madonna And Child
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1997.88.A
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Madonna and Child
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
16th century
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ivory
Technique
Carved
Dimensions
20.3 x 6 x 4.5 cm (8 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
with dowel: 22.9 cm (9 in.)
Provenance
Georges Demotte, Paris, 1924.
Ralph H. Booth, Detroit, MI, By descent to his grandchild, Frederick Vogel II.
Frederick Vogel III, Milwaukee, WI, By descent from Ralph H. Booth, his grandfather, Gift to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1997.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Anne H. and Frederick Vogel III, Class of 1957, with their children, Alicia H. Vogel and Frederick Vogel IV, Class of 1990
Accession Year
1997
Object Number
1997.88.A
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013

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Verification Level

4 - Best. Object is extensively researched, well described and information is vetted