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The Enthroned Virgin and Child circa 1350
The Enthroned Virgin and Child circa 1350 - Sculpture Style Middle age
Ref : 92076
Period :
11th to 15th century
Provenance :
Cologne, Germany
Medium :
Dimensions :
l. 5.91 inch X H. 12.8 inch X P. 3.15 inch
Floris van Wanroij Fine Art

Old master painting, sculpture & works of art from the Haute Epoque period

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The Enthroned Virgin and Child circa 1350

Gothic, middle of the 14th Century, ca 1350

Walnut, carved in full round
H. 32,5 cm. W. 15 cm. D. 8 cm.

Private collection, Aachen, Germany

We are grateful to Prof. Dr. U. Bergmann, TH Köln (University of Applied Sciences Cologne) & the Institut für Restaurierungs- und Konservierungswissenschaft, and Katarina Liebetrau MA, Liebetrau Restaurierung, Bonn, for their kind assistance with cataloguing this sculpture

With an Art Historic Report by Prof. Dr. U. Bergmann, dated 15 October 2020, locating and dating the sculpture in Cologne approximately 1350, after first hand inspection of the piece;
With Radiocarbon Dating Report by KIK/IRPA, Brussels, dated 26 October 2020, conducing that the wooden sample dates with 91.4% probability between 1220 and 1300 AD.

Boccador , J. & Bresset, E. (1972). Statuaire Médiévale de Collection. Milan: Les Clefs du Temps, Vol. I, pp. 33-34;
Bergmann, U. (1989). Die Holzskulpturen des Mittelalters (1000-1400). Cologne: Schnütgen Museum, pp. 263-265, pp. 292-295 and pp. 316-318, nr. 62, 78 and 89;
Preising, D., Rief, M.& Villwock, U. (2003). 'Skulpturenkatalog des Suermondt-Ludwig-Museums. Bildwerke des Köln-Lütticher Raumes 1180 bis 1430'. In: Aachener Kunstblätter, Bd. 62, pp. 75-84, pp. 96-100, 12, 13 and 17;
Kunz, T. [red.] (2014). Bildwerke nördlich der Alpen 1050 bis 1380: Kritischer Bestandskatalog. Berlin: Michael Imhof, pp. 372-379, 89, ill. 89.1-4

Floris van Wanroij Fine Art


Wood Sculpture Middle age