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Wing, right (part of a diptych), 2 registers, 5 arches across (frise d'arcatures) (Front)

Wing, right (part of a diptych), 2 registers, 5 arches across (frise d'arcatures) (Front)
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Religious. Life of Christ. Passion.

Repository Institution

Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art



Height: 207mm
Width: 111mm

Register 1: Raising of Lazarus.
Register 2: Crucifixion; swooning Virgin supported by Holy Women; saint John the Evangelist and onlookers holding scrolls; sun and moon; rugged cross.

Randall 1993 and Museum's opinion 2010: German (Thuringia or Saxony?), 3rd quarter of the 14th century.


Two missing hinges (restored).

Object Condition
Missing: left hand of Lazarus; right hand of Christ; jet of blood issuing from Christ's wound to the Virgin's chest.
The voids left by the original hinges have been cut square and filled with new ivory.

Collection of de Vinck de Winnezeele, Antwerp (paper sticker with family arms). Collection of Marie-Elaine D'Ukedem d'Acoz, New York: bought from her thanks to the Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund in 1984.

Catalogus van de Tentoonstelling Gewijd aan Middeleeuwse Beeldhouwkunst Behorend tot Belgische Prive Verzamelingen, exhibition catalogue, Laarne Castle, 1969, no. 48. p. 96.
R. H. Randall, The Golden Age of Ivory: Gothic Ivory Carvings in North American Collections (New York, 1993), no. 146.


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