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Saint Barbara

Date:
ca. 1510
Culture:
German
Medium:
Limewood
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 1/8 x 8 13/16 x 5 3/16 in. (61.2 x 22.4 x 13.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Wood
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.95
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (by 1926-1941)
Rubinstein-Bloch, Stella. Catalogue of the Collection of George and Florence Blumenthal, New York: Volume 2, Sculpture and Bronzes, Mediaeval and Renaissance. Paris: A. Lévy, 1926. pl. XXII.

Gómez-Moreno, Carmen. "Classical and Christian Symbolism: An Early Renaissance Female Saint from Ausburg." Metropolitan Museum Journal 19/20 (1984-1985). pp. 31-37, fig. 1-5, 7.

Marincola, Michele. "Riemenschneider's Use of the Decorative Punch in Unpolychromed Sculpture." In Tilman Riemenschneider, c. 1460-1531. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 2004. p. 144, fig. 19.



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