Figure of a pilgrim saint, probably St James the Greater


  • Title

    Figure of a pilgrim saint, probably St James the Greater

  • Artist/maker

    follower of Jörg Lederer (c. 1470 - c. 1550) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    Kaufbeuren (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1520 - 1580
  • Material and technique

    limewood, polychromed, carved

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    109.5 cm (height)
    51.5 cm (width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Professor Stuart Piggott, 1996.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Warren, Jeremy, Vol 2 Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum Publications, 2014), pp. 674 - 675 no. 215

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