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Autel de Saint Ildephonse de Tolede

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1879,0510.185

  • Title (object)

    • Autel de Saint Ildephonse de Tolede
  • Description

    St Ildefonso receiving the chasuble from the Virgin; the Virgin sitting enthroned at centre, a niche with a scalloped vault behind Her; at left two female Saints holding martyr's palm, and St Ildefonso kneeling and kissing the chasuble; at right two others female Saints looking at the scene; three angels above in the sky; after Peter Paul Rubens; illustration from "L'Art".
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1870s
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 353 millimetres
    • Width: 233 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered in lower margin with title, production detail and publication detail.
  • Curator's comments

    After the central panel of the St Ildefonso altar-piece in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, inv.no.678 (Rooses 456); formerly in the Eglise St.-Jacques-sur-Coudenberg, Brussels. For an impression of the side panels by Unger see also 1879,0510.187.

  • Bibliography

    • Schneevoogt 1873 undescribed (see under 103.86) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1879

  • Acquisition notes

    1879,0510.88 to 214 constitute a set of the illustrations to 'L'Art' for 1878

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1879,0510.185

St Ildefonso receiving the chasuble from the Virgin; the Virgin sitting enthroned at c, a niche with a scalloped vault behind Her; at left two female Saints holding martyr's palm, and St Ildefonso kneeling and kissing the chasuble; at right two others female Saints looking at the scene; three angels above in the sky; after Peter Paul Rubens; illustration from "L'Art".  Etching

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St Ildefonso receiving the chasuble from the Virgin; the Virgin sitting enthroned at c, a niche with a scalloped vault behind Her; at left two female Saints holding martyr's palm, and St Ildefonso kneeling and kissing the chasuble; at right two others female Saints looking at the scene; three angels above in the sky; after Peter Paul Rubens; illustration from "L'Art". Etching

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