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Diptych with Scenes from the Passion

Date:
14th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ivory with modern polychromy and metal mounts
Dimensions:
Overall (opened): 5 3/4 x 8 3/16 x 3/8 in. (14.6 x 20.8 x 0.9 cm) Overall (closed): 5 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 7/8 in. (14.6 x 10.8 x 2.3 cm) panels: 5 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3/8 in. (14.6 x 10.8 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.273
Not on view
Baron Albert Oppenheim, Cologne(sold 1906); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (1906–1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Catalogue officiel illustré de l'exposition retrospective de l'art français des origines à 1800. Exposition universelle de 1900. Paris: Lemercier & Cie., 1900. no. 126, 128, or 130 (?), p. 265.

Molinier, Émile. Collection du Baron Albert Oppenheim: Tableaux et objets d'art, catalogue précédé d'une introduction. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1904. no. 74, p. 33, pl. LV.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume I, Text. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 372, pp.187, 188, 294.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume II, Catalogue. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 372, p. 158.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume III, Plates. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 372, pl. LXXXIII.

The Life of Christ: A Loan Exhibition of Works of Art Illustrating Episodes in the Life of Christ. Hartford, CT: Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 1948. no. 201, p. 34.



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