Right Leaf of a Diptych, Ivory, French

Right Leaf of a Diptych

Date:
14th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 11/16 x 4 5/16 x 3/8 in. (17 x 11 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.176
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
possibly Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin(until 1853); his sale Sotheby's, LondonFebruary 12, 1853, lot 99; possibly William Chaffers, London (from 1853); Georges Hoentschel (French); J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Ivoires, orfèvrerie religieuse, pierres. Vol. 2. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 43, fig. XXXVI.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume I, Text. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 388, pp. 187,192,200,215,294.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume II, Catalogue. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 388, p. 163.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume III, Plates. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 388, pl. LXXXIV.

Williamson, Paul, and Glyn Davies. Medieval Ivory Carvings, 1200–1550. Vol. 1. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 2014. p. 234.