Seated Virgin and Child; Christ in long robe; Christ seated on the Virgin's left knee; Virgin holding a flower in her right hand; crown; throne.
Crosshatched background; twisted columns.
Koechlin 1924: French, end of the 15th or beginning of the 16th century.
Bruges 2010: North-east France and Flanders, 2nd half of the 15th century.
Acquired by the Gruuthusemuseum in 1870.
R. Koechlin, Les Ivoires gothiques français (Paris, 1924), I, p. 334; II, no. 923.
J. W. Steyaert, Late Gothic Sculpture: The Burgundian Netherlands, exhibition catalogue, Ghent, Museum voor Schone Kunsten, 1994, fig. 96b.
S. Vandenberghe, Ivory in Bruges: Treasures from museums, churches and monasteries, exhibition catalogue, Bruges, 2010, pp. 18-19.
S. Kemperdick, F. Lammertse, The Road to Van Eyck, exhibition catalogue, Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, 2012, p. 219, fig. 2, in relation to no. 49.
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