Enthroned Virgin with the Writing Christ Child

Limestone with polychromy and gilding | 44.8 x 31.5 x 15cm | c. 1400

Unknown Artist

This sculpture belongs to a tradition of seated Virgins that were prominent in Netherlandish art in the decades around 1400, and by extension may be associated with the Valois courts at Paris, Dijon, and Bourges. The theme of the Christ child who wri...
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