William Ordway Partridge (American, 1861–1930). <em>A Madonna</em>, 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)

A Madonna

Artist:William Ordway Partridge

Medium: Marble

Dates:ca. 1890

Dimensions: 25 x 24 x 16 in. (63.5 x 61 x 40.6 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 00.158

Image: 00.158_bw.jpg,

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.

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