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Saint James

Artist:
Workshop of Santiago de Compostela
Date:
ca. 1410
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Jet
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature-Wood
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1965
Accession Number:
65.67
Not on view
[ Wolfgang Hofstätter, Vienna (sold 1965)]
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.

Wixom, William D. "Medieval Sculpture at The Cloisters." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 46, no. 3 (Winter 1988-1989). p. 6, fig. 6.

Franco Mata, María Angela. "Los azabacheros asturianos del siglo XVI: Arte e industria del azabache. Pervivencias." Boletín del Museo Arqueológico Nacional 19 (2001). p. 220.

Franco Mata, María Angela. "Iconografía jacobea en azabache." In Los Caminos de Santiago: Arte, Historia, Literatura, edited by Maria Carmen Lacarra Ducay. Zaragoza: Institucion "Fernando el Católico", 2005. pp. 178, 199, fig. 19.



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