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Unknown German, German

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about 1490-1510

Polychromed wood with gesso and gilt

Overall: 28 x 17 3/8 in. (71.1 x 44.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Anton Adolph Raven, Class of 1937H

S.966.161

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

New Selections from the College Collection, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 23-June 30, 1979.

Permanent Exhibition of Selected Paintings/Objects from the College Collection, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1975.

Late Medieval and Renaissance Prints, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 8-December 15, 1974.

Publication History

Dorothy Gillerman, Gothic Sculpture in America, I. The New England Museums, New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1989, p. 348-349.

Anneliese Harding, German Sculpture in New England Museums, 1989, p. 48, no. 71.

Provenance

Collection of Anton Adolph Raven (1895-1955, Dartmouth College Professor of English), Hanover, New Hampshire; bequeathed to present collection, 1966.

Old Number

55.47.27252

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