Saint Christopher with floral borders

Details

  • Title

    Saint Christopher with floral borders

  • Artist/maker

    probably Master of the Virgin of Aachen (1440 - 1490) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1455 - 1490
  • Material and technique

    metalcut, coloured in brown, blue and red (faded) on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    image 18.4 x 12.5 cm (inner image) (height x width)
    image 23.6 x 17.6 cm (outer image) (height x width)
    sheet 24.7 x 18.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.1959

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Further reading

Schreiber, Wilhelm Ludwig, Handbuch der Holz- und Metallschnitte des XV. Jahrhunderts. 8 vols (Leipzig: Hiersemann, 1926-1930), V, 2593

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