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Saint Martin

Date:
1340–50
Geography:
Made in Carinthia, Austria
Culture:
Austrian
Medium:
Pot-metal glass, colorless glass, and vitreous paint
Dimensions:
35 x 13 in. (88.9 x 33 cm) with modern border: 35 7/8 × 19 × 5/8 in. (91.1 × 48.3 × 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1965
Accession Number:
65.97.1
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 9
Inscription: [across top] .S. MARTINUS.
From the Church of St. Leohard in Bad St. Leonhard in Lavanttal, Carinthia; sale, Sotheby & Co., London (April 27, 1965, no. 27.2)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Patterns of Collecting," December 6, 1975–March 23, 1976.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) no. 1965/1975 (1975). p. 161.

Caviness, Madeline H., ed. Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: New England and New York (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist I). Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 15. Washington, D.C.: National Art Gallery, 1985. p. 112.

Husband, Timothy B., and Charles T. Little. Europe in the Middle Ages. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987. no. 113, pp. 122-123.

Bacher, Ernst. "Monumentale Glasmalerei und Museum: Ein Widerspruch." Gesta 37, no. 2 (1998). pp. 136-37, ill. pl. 8.



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