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A Madonna

William Ordway Partridge

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1890
DIMENSIONS 25 x 24 x 16 in. (63.5 x 61 x 40.6 cm)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS Written in pencil under proper right armpit: "[W.O.] Partridge [in script]" / W. ORDWAY PARTRID / [GE]"
CREDIT LINE Gift of George Foster Peabody
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bust-length statue of a idealized woman with her head tipped downward; her eyes are closed and she has a solemn expression; wears hood covering her head and falling down back, and a loose, double-layered garment wrapped around her body with V-shaped opening at chest.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION William Ordway Partridge (American, 1861–1930). A Madonna, ca. 1890. Marble, 25 x 24 x 16 in. (63.5 x 61 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George Foster Peabody, 00.158. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 00.158_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 00.158_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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