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Plaque from Casket

Date:
first half 19th century, 14th century style (?)
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 1/4 in. (9.5 x 24.4 x 0.7 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.252
Not on view
Sir John Warde of Squerryes, Surrey (1858); Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick (1783–1848); Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Ivoires, orfèvrerie religieuse, pierres. Vol. 2. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 45, fig. XXXVIII.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume I, Text. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 1297, pp. 487, 501.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume II, Catalogue. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 1297, p. 459.

Ross, David J. A. "Allegory and Romance on a Mediaeval French Marriage Casket." Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 11 (1948). p. 118, (as K. 1297).



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