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Mother and Child

John B. Flannagan

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1910-1942
DIMENSIONS 2 1/4 x 4 15/16 x 3 1/8 in., 1.6 lb. (5.7 x 12.5 x 7.9 cm, 0.7kg)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. H. Lawrence Herring
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CAPTION John B. Flannagan (American, 1895-1942). Mother and Child, 1910-1942. Stone, 2 1/4 x 4 15/16 x 3 1/8 in., 1.6 lb. (5.7 x 12.5 x 7.9 cm, 0.7kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. H. Lawrence Herring, 1993.211.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1993.211.1_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1993.211.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small, ovoid stone carved in biomorphic shape of two interconnected heads: head of woman on its side and, at her neck facing upward, smaller head of infant; simplified features; rough surface texture. Condition: Good.
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