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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1856,0209.81

  • Description

    The Crucifixion with St Bridget in Adoration; Christ on the cross with title 'INRI' on tablet, to the left kneels Bridget with folded hands, to the right lie a skull and a bone, Jerusalem appears in the background; the whole is set in a border of flowers Woodcut with hand-colouring

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1495-1510 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 111 millimetres
    • Width: 80 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Together with Schreiber 804, 1141, 1154 and 1213 (Dodgson, nos. A 45, 61, 62 and 63) this woodcut was cut from a manuscript of about 1500 originating from a Birgittine convent, Marienwater, near Hertogenbosch (see Dodgson, under no. A. 61).

  • Bibliography

    • Schreiber 1926-1930 967 bibliographic details
    • Dodgson 1903, 1911 A.44 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1856

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1856,0209.81

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