Virgin Mary standing upon a crescent moon and holding the infant Christ

Details

  • Title

    Virgin Mary standing upon a crescent moon and holding the infant Christ

  • Associated place

    Goa (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    17th - 18th century (1601 - 1800)
  • Material and technique

    ivory; lapis lazuli, fire gilt bronze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    12.7 cm group (height)
    3.9 cm base (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1899.

  • Museum location

    currently out on loan

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1899.CDEF.S48

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Further reading

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992)

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