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Agony in the Garden
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Agony in the Garden


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This piece depicting the agony in the garden is a domestic altarpiece ("Hausaltar"). It is an alabaster relief fitted with two modern wood dowels onto an original base. The piece is chipped and repaired in many places, especially in the upper right corner, and there is a chip in the sleeve of the central apostle. The angel holding the chalice is missing.
Provenance Private collection, Germany [catalogue card notation indicates object came from Germany]; Mr. Edward R. Lubin, New York [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, April 1982, by gift.
Inscriptions [Inscriptions] Several notations scratched into the back
Credit Gift of Mr. Edward R. Lubin, 1982

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Period
1460-1470 (Renaissance)
Medium
alabaster
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
27.589
Measurements
H including base: 11 in. (28 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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