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Figure 8 'Virgin and Child', fashioned in Goa, India, c. 1700. Ivory statuette, about 23 centimetres in height, with hair and robe edges coloured and gilt. A common Baroque image, but here with features and dress clearly adopted to India. (Photograph in the Butler Collection, Centre for the Study of Christianity in the Non-Western World, University of Edinburgh.)

Figure 8 'Virgin and Child', fashioned in Goa, India, c. 1700. Ivory statuette, about 23 centimetres in height, with hair and robe edges coloured and gilt. A common Baroque image, but here with features and dress clearly adopted to India. (Photograph in the Butler Collection, Centre for the Study of Christianity in the Non-Western World, University of Edinburgh.)

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