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Descent from the Cross

Date:
late 15th century
Geography:
Made in Brussels, The Netherlands
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Oak with polychromy and gilding
Dimensions:
Overall (with base): 28 5/8 x 15 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (72.7 x 39.4 x 16.5 cm) Overall (without base): 27 1/2 x 14 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (69.9 x 37.5 x 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Wood
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1916
Accession Number:
16.32.216a, b
Not on view
Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York
Steyaert, John W., ed. Laat-gotische beeldhouwkunst in de Bourgondische Nederlanden. Ghent: Ludion, 1994. p. 232, fig. 57a.

Steyaert, John W. Late Gothic Sculpture: The Burgundian Netherlands. Ghent: Ludion Press, 1994. p. 232, fig. 57a.



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