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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1931,0613.1

  • Description

    St Laurence; the saint is wearing a deacon's dalmatic and holds a palm branch in his left hand, the gridiron in his right Woodcut with hand-colouring

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1460-1470 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 90 millimetres
    • Width: 61 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Ten lines of Latin in manuscript on verso
  • Curator's comments

    The register notes that it is from Wernigerode. Schreiber had assigned to it the number 1583m in a projected supplement to his eighth volume, cf. Dodgson, 'Woodcuts of the XV Century in the British Museum', vol. II, London 1935, no. 210.

  • Bibliography

    • Schreiber 1926-1930 1583.m bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1931

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1931,0613.1

St Laurence;  the saint is wearing a deacon's dalmatic and holds a palm branch in his l hand, the gridiron in his r  Woodcut with hand-colouring

St Laurence; the saint is wearing a deacon's dalmatic and holds a palm branch in his l hand, the gridiron in his r Woodcut with hand-colouring

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