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Relief from a Crucifixion Group

14th century (?)
North French, British or Netherlandish (?)
Overall: 4 13/16 x 2 1/4 x 1 in. (12.2 x 5.7 x 2.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Rev. Walter Sneyd, Keele Hall, Staffordshire (until d. 1888); Keele Hall Heirlooms sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London (June 16, 1875, no. 27); Georges Hoentschel (French), Paris (sold 1911); J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (1911–13); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–17)
Catalogue of a Portion of the Keele Hall Heirlooms from Keele Hall, Staffordshire. London: Christie, Manson & Woods, July 7, 1902. no. 27, p. 7.

Leeuwenberg, Jaap. "Early Nineteenth-Century Gothic Ivories." Aachener Kunstblätter 39 (1969). pp. 112, 114–16, 132, fig. 7.

Barnet, Peter, ed. Images In Ivory: Precious Objects of the Gothic Age. Detroit: Detroit Institute of Arts, 1997. no. 85, pp. 290–92.

Little, Charles T. "The Art of Gothic Ivories: Studies at the Crossroads." The Sculpture Journal 31, no. 1 (2014). p. 23, fig. 9.

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