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European Art
Artist: The Master of the Holy Kinship, German, Cologne, active ca. 1475–1510

Saints James the Lesser and Philip

ca. 1505–07

Oil on panel

unframed: 48.2 × 32.8 cm (19 × 12 15/16 in.) framed: 64.9 × 49.4 cm (25 9/16 × 19 7/16 in.)
Partial gift of Robert and Virginia Stern, parents of Adam C. Stern, B.A. 1982, in honor of all the families in Europe who were dispossessed during the Holocaust period 1933 to 1945, and purchased with the Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, and Katharine Ordway Funds
2007.208.2
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

E. Brenken, Wewer, by 1925; A. S. Drey Gallery, Munich (sale, Paul Graupe, Berlin, June 17-18, 1936, lot 32); Karl Lemke, Berlin; Frau Martha Lemke, Berlin; Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin, 1984; Heirs of the A. S. Drey and Stern families, 2003.

Bibliography: 

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 221, 394, pl. 208.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.