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Right Leaf of a Diptych with the Crucifixion
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Right Leaf of a Diptych with the Crucifixion


Description Provenance Credit
Description The scene is placed beneath three trefoil arches and shows the Virgin at the left and John at the right, with the sun and moon above. The bending pose of the Virgin is unusually exaggerated. There are remains of broken silver hinges, and an original diagonal hole at the top for hanging.
Provenance [Paris]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1922, by purchase [in Paris]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1922

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Period
3rd quarter 14th century (Medieval)
Medium
ivory, silver hinges
(Ivory & Bone)
Accession Number
71.182
Measurements
H: 4 9/16 x W: 3 1/8 in. (11.6 x 8 cm)
Geographies
  • Germany (Place of Origin)
  • France (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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