The Virgin and Child before a niche

On display

Details

  • Title

    The Virgin and Child before a niche

  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1430
  • Material and technique

    gilt bronze; Cast, fire-gilt on front surface

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    9.8 cm (height)
    7.76 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 43 | Italian Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1888.CDEF.B653

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Further reading

Warren, Jeremy, Renaissance Master Bronzes from the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. The Fortnum Collection (Daniel Katz Gallery, London/Oxford, 1999), 3

Warren, Jeremy, Vol 3 Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: Plaquettes (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum Publications, 2014), pp. 811 - 812 no. 273

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