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Artist: Unknown

Reliquary Bust of Young Martyr

ca. 1310–25

Polychromed wood

27.4 × 23.4 × 11.6 cm (10 13/16 × 9 3/16 × 4 9/16 in.)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
On view
German, Cologne
14th century

Baron van den Bogaerde, Château de Heeswijk, Bois-le-Duc, Holland (1901); Edward R. Lubin Gallery, New York City


Dorothy Gillerman, Gothic Sculpture in America: The New England Museums, 1 (New York: Garland Publishing, 1989), 320–322, no. 238, ill.

Muse´e Baron van den Bogaerde, Catalogue des collections d’antiquités au château de Heeswijk: Musée “Baron van den Bogaerde” (Amsterdam: Frederik Muller & Cie, 1901), 29, no. 217.

Dagmar Taube and Miriam Verena Fleck, Glans und Grobe des Mitterlalters (Munich: Hirmer, 2011), 344–46, no. 91.

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