14 October 2009
AN ALABASTER-CARVED GROUP OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD
FRENCH, LATE 14TH CENTURY
The Virgin depicted holding the child in her left arm, and a broken branch in her right, on a later ebonized base
17¾ in. (45 cm.) high, 21 in. (53 cm.) high, overall
with M. & R. Stora, Paris, 27 July 1928.
The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Leo S. Bing; Christie's, New York, 21 October 2004, lot 1041.
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