European Art
Artist: Unknown

Saint James the Great

ca. 1450–1500

Wood

87.79 x 18.57 x 17.62 cm (34 9/16 x 7 5/16 x 6 15/16 in.)
Purchased by the University Aug-Sept. 1938 through Mr. Crosby
1938.102
Culture: 
Netherlandish or Spanish School
Period: 
late 15th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Maquet, Paris; Bacri Frères Antiquaires, Boulevard Haussmann, Paris (purchased 18 May 1936); purchased by Yale University Art Gallery 30 September 1938.

Bibliography: 

Dorothy Gillerman, Gothic Sculpture in America: The New England Museums, 1 (New York: Garland Publishing, 1989), 332–333, no. 247, ill.

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.