The Crucifixion

Maker:
Attributed to Colin Nouailher (French, active 1539, d. after 1571)
Maker:
Frame probably by the workshop of Alfred André (French, 1839–1919)
Date:
mid-16th century
Culture:
French, Limoges
Medium:
Painted enamel on copper, partly gilt; gilt-brass frame
Dimensions:
8 3/4 × 6 7/8 in. (22.2 × 17.5 cm)
Classification:
Enamels
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.271
Not on view
Inscription: On banderole above crucifix: •I•N•R•I•
J. Pierpont Morgan , New York ; Michael Friedsam , New York (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)