Research: Luce Center for American Art

Mother and Child: A Modern Madonna
Accession #19.93
Artist George de Forest Brush
TitleMother and Child: A Modern Madonna
Date1919
MediumOil on canvas
Dimensions43 1/2 x 35 5/8 in. (110.5 x 90.5 cm)
InscriptionsInscribed verso: "Do not varnish this picture. wax it./ See that pine trees to the left/ are erect when hagnin [sic].--/ George De Forest/ Brush"
SignedSigned lower right: "Geo. de Forest Brush / 1919"
Credit LineMuseum Collection Fund and by subscription
LocationVisible Storage: Case 16, Screen L (Paintings)