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Judas Entering the Garden of Gethsemane to Betray Christ

Date:
15th century
Culture:
German or South Netherlandish
Medium:
Limewood with paint and gilding
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 11/16 x 18 3/8 x 1 15/16in. (50 x 46.7 x 5cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Wood
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1916
Accession Number:
16.32.257a
Not on view
Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York
Fribourg, Switzerland. Musée d'art et d'histoire Fribourg. "The Fribourg Sculpture of the 16th century," October 14, 2011–February 19, 2012.

The Life of Christ: A Loan Exhibition of Works of Art Illustrating Episodes in the Life of Christ. Hartford, CT: Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 1948. no. 82, p. 17.

Skulptur 1500: Freiburg im Herzen Europas. Fribourg: Museum für Kunst und Geschichte Freiburg, 2011. pp. 88, 93, fig. 75.



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