Madonna and Child

 
Madonna and Child
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  • Title :     Madonna and Child
  • Artist:     Melkiorre Melis Designer
  • Accession:     87.1134.7.1
  • Country:     Italy Cagliari Sardinia
  • Date:     1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 20-1/2 9-1/2 3-1/4, Centimeters 25.1 24.1 8.3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Subject:     Christian Art and Symbolism , Ceramics/Ceramic Design , Sculpture/Sculpture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.1134.7.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Blue, black, yellow and white gloss glazed earthenware relief depicting a Madonna and child within a niche; low relief decorative patterns on robes of the Madonna.