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Christ Appearing to Mary Magdalen

Artist:
Master of the Drapery Studies (German, Strasbourg, ca. 1470–1500)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Anonymous, German
Date:
ca. 1490
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, and black chalk
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (25.1 x 16.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Lowery, 1957
Accession Number:
57.32.1
Not on view
Inscription: Verso, bottom right corner, in graphite: 57.32.1

Marking: Watermark: shield with three fleurs de lis and staff with two flowers
Verso, bottom right corner: MMA stamp
Walter Lowry, New York; Donor: Walter Lowry, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 27, 1995–February 25, 1996.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 30, 1998–February 8, 1999.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," May 21, 2001–August 12, 2001.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dürer and Beyond: Early Central European Drawings in New York Collections," April 3, 2012–September 3, 2012.

Christiane Andersson, Charles Talbot From a Mighty Fortress. Prints, Drawings, and Books in the Age of Luther, 1483-1546. Exh. cat. Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1983, fig. no. 23, pp. 390; 391, ill.

Brigitte Reinhardt, Michael Roth, Corpus Vitrearum, Medii Aevi Deutschland, Freiburg Bilder aus Licht und Farbe: Meisterwerke spätgotischer Glasmalerei. "Straßburger Fenster" in Ulm und ihr künstlerisches Umfeld. Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur, Ulm, 1995, Mentioned as one of six drapery studies., cat. no. 74, fig. no. 74.1, pp. 222; 223, ill.

Stijn Alsteens, Freyda Spira Dürer and Beyond: Central European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1400-1700 Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2012, p. 8, fig. 2, ill.



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