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The Virgin and Child (The Bruges Madonna): M.1-1884

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The Virgin and Child (The Bruges Madonna)


Possibly D. Brucciani & Co. (Founder)
After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Sculptor)


Plaster cast.

Legal notes

Given by Professor Sidney Colvin

Measurements and weight

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Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England
  • Florence ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1884-12-13) by Colvin, Sidney


19th century
After 1850 CE - Before 1884 CE


Possibly cast by Domenico Brucciani (1815-1880) in London after the marble known as 'The Bruges Madonna', in the Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk, Bruges.

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Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Plaster cast

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1-1884
Primary reference Number: 29578
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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