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Sermon of Saint Albertus Magnus

Artist:
Friedrich Walther (German, ca. 1440–1494)
Date:
ca. 1430–95
Geography:
Made in Nordlingen, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
49 1/2 x 27 5/8 in. (125.7 x 70.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings-Panels
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1964
Accession Number:
64.215
Not on view
Inscription: (on scroll) Furcht • got • wan • die • stund • seyns • urteils • ist • zukunfftig • apock / XIIII. (Fear God... for the hour of his judgment is come [Apocalypse 14:7]); (on right folio of book) [same inscription]; (on left folio of book and on plaque) [illegible]
[ Julius Böhler Kunsthandlung, Munich (by 1963–1964)
Fries, Albert. Albertus Magnus auf der Kanzel Ein Andachtsbild. 1965. pp. 248-254.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ninety-Fifth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1964-1965." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 24, no. 2 (October 1965). p. 71.

Stange, Alfred. Kritisches Verzeichnis der deutschen Tafelbilder vor Dürer. Vol. 2. Munich: Bruckmann, 1970. pp. 229-231.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Artists Born before 1865: A Summary Catalogue. Vol. 1. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. p. 194.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Artists Born before 1865: A Summary Catalogue. Vol. 2. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. p. 290.

Baetjer, Katharine. European Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Artists Born before 1865: A Summary Catalogue. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. p. 214.

Gutscher-Schmid, Charlotte. Nelken statt Namen: die spätmittelalterlichen Malerwerkstätten der Berner Nelkenmeister. Zürich: Schweizerische Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung, 2007. p. 93, ill. 94.

Ainsworth, Maryan. German Paintings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013. no. 54, pp. 232-234.



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