Creche Figure of the Virgin Mary
Unidentified Quito School artist, Ecuadorian, 18th century
Carved, gilded and polychromed wood with glass eyes
Overall: 30 in. (76.2 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Marta Phillips in memory of David F. Phillips, Class of 1951
Place Made: Quito, Ecuador, South America
Not on view
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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