Madonna and Child (Nursing Madonna)

Unidentified Spanish Colonial (Cuenca, Ecuador) artist, Ecuadorian, 18th century

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18th century

Oil on canvas

Overall: 27 × 20 in. (68.6 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Marta Phillips in memory of David F. Phillips, Class of 1951

P.998.15.2

Geography

Place Made: Cuenca, Ecuador, South America

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Course History

REL 51, Virgin of Guadalupe, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2013

REL 7, Dark Goddesses and Black Madonnas, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2013

ANTH 64, The Evolution of Pregnancy, Zaneta Thayer, Spring 2019

Provenance

Collected by David Frederic Phillips (1929-1988), in Quito, Ecuador, during his time in the Foreign Service, 1960's-1970's; to his wife Marta Schlappi de Phillips (1929-2016), in 1988; given to present collection, 1998.

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