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Unknown German, German

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about 1490-1510

Polychromed wood with gesso and gilt

Overall: 28 × 17 3/8 in. (71.1 × 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.

Course History

ARTH 15.1, Gothic Art, Jane Carroll, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

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

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

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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