Georg J. Lober (American, 1892-1961). <em>Statuette "Madonna,"</em> 1925. Silver and black stone, 14 3/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 in., 9 lb. (36.5 x 8.3 x 7.6 cm, 4.1kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Bruce Douglas, 26.153. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 26.153.jpg)

Statuette "Madonna"

Artist:Georg J. Lober

Medium: Silver and black stone


Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 in., 9 lb. (36.5 x 8.3 x 7.6 cm, 4.1kg)


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

Accession Number: 26.153

Image: 26.153.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statuette of columnar figure of Madonna holding infant Christ, in Gothic style. She wears long robes with stylized drapery folds and a crown, Christ has a halo. Standing on half-dome atop stepped base with band of stylized foliate forms. Silver sculpture attached to simple black stone base that flares at bottom. Condition: Good, some accretions in crevices.

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