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HC.S.1937.006.(W), Virgin and Child on the Crescent Moon

HC.S.1937.006.(W), Virgin and Child on the Crescent Moon

House Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Tilman Riemenschneider, Virgin and Child on the Crescent Moon

German, Late Gothic, ca. 1521–1522

Lindenwood, 95.3 cm x 35.0 cm x 21.0 cm (37 1/2in. x 13 3/4 in. 8 1/4 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss purchased this sculpture from the New York collector and dealer Jacob Hirsch on February 13, 1937.

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