Midcentury Belgian Virgin Mary Plaster Bust, circa 1950 For Sale
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Midcentury Belgian Virgin Mary Plaster Bust, circa 1950

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About This is an original vintage plaster bust of the Virgin Mary made in Belgium. It is flat on one side which indicates it may have been in a church or cathedral. The piece has retained its original paint and is good condition with appropriate patina for its age. Minor chips denoted in photos. Creator: Unknown Date of manufacture: circa 1950 Materials and techniques: Chalkware, hand painted. Condition: Good. Wear consistent with age. Dimensions: H 16 in. X W 14 in. X D 7 in. History Chalkware sustained its peak popularity from the late 18th century through the mid-20th century, though it is not entirely clear when in the process it acquired this name.

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 16 in. x W 14 in. x D 7 in.H 40.64 cm x W 35.56 cm x D 17.78 cm
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU1280214379542
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