French - Crucifix, about 1500

French

Crucifix, about 1500

Partly gilded copper alloy, 44 x 33.6 cm (17 5/16 x 13 1/4 in.) overall

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Object details

Accession number

M15w29

Provenance

Entered Isabella Stewart Gardner's collection by 1915.

Dimension Notes

Corpus: 21.5 x 20.5 cm

Bibliography

Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), p. 99. (as French, probably 14th century)
Alan Chong and Giovanna De Appolonia. The Art of the Cross: Medieval and Renaissance Piety in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Exh. cat. (Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 2001), pp. 48, 94-95, cat. 13. (as French or Italian (?), about 1500)


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Commentary

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