Popular Madonna by Philip Eglin

A seated Madonna with the Christ Child standing on her knee impressed with signs and Ms similar to those used by the burger chain Macdonald's.

Details

Medium:
White porcelain, handbuilt with gilding
Dimensions:
47.5 x 19.2 x 14 cm
Acquired in:
2002
Presented by:
Nicholas and Judith Goodison through The Art Fund

The madonnas were inspired by northern medieval woodcarving but include references to the detritus of contemporary life.

Provenance

Barrett Marsden Gallery; Nicholas and Judith Goodison.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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