Three Sculptured Figures by Unknown Artist

Portions of three figures from the series once in St Mary's Abbey, York: 1.

Details

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Height: 1) 106.7 cm; 2) 157.4 cm; 3) 99.1 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,400)
Acquired in:
1954
Vendor:
Barling's

A seated figures of the Virgin and Child, without a head, probably from the tympanum; 2. A headless figure holding a book; 3. A figure without head and feet also with a book. All show typical stylistic traits of the series, and analysis shows that the stone is the same.

Venue details

Yorkshire Museum Museum Gardens, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7FR 01904 687687 www.yorkshiremuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.81)

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Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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