Fragment of an altarpiece: Entry into Jerusalem

Unknown German, German


about 1475


Overall: 21 × 8 7/8 × 3 3/8 in. (53.3 × 22.6 × 8.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Jane Helm Gale in memory of her husband, Arthur Loran Gale, Class of 1927



Place Made: Germany, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

HIST 96.39, Saints and Material Devotion, Cecilia Gaposchkin, Fall 2021

Exhibition History

Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1979.

Selections 3rd-15th Centuries from the College Collection featuring new acquisitions, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 21-May 21, 1978.

Publication History

Dorothy Gillerman, Gothic Sculpture in America, I. The New England Museums, New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1988, p. 346.


Jane Helm Gale (1913-1970), in memory of her husband Arthur Loran Gale (1904-1965/7, Class of 1927N); given to present collection, 1970.

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