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Panel, 1 register, 1 arch across (plaquette; colonnettes) (Front)

Panel, 1 register, 1 arch across (plaquette; colonnettes) (Front)
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Princeton, Princeton University Art Museum



Height: 130mm
Width: 82mm

Crucifixion with the Virgin and saint John the Evangelist; sun and moon; two angels crying in the spandrels.
Border of dentils.

Princeton 1986: French, early 14th century.
New Brunswick 1989: mid-14th century.
Randall 1993: French (Paris), 1340-1360.


Object Condition
Missing: nose of saint John.

No sign of it having been hinged or mounted.

Joseph Brummer collection, New York: sold, Parke-Bernet, New York, 14 May 1949, lot 672 [tbc]. Memorial collection of Carl Otto von Kienbusch, Jr.

The Carl Otto von Kienbush, Jr., Memorial Collection, exhibition catalogue, Princeton, The Art Museum, 1956, no. 65.
Selections from the Art Museum Princeton University (Princeton, 1986), p. 60.
A. St. Clair, E. Parker McLachlan, The Carver's Art: Medieval Sculpture in Ivory, Bone, and Horn, exhibition catalogue, New Brunswick, Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, 1989, no. 6.
R. H. Randall, The Golden Age of Ivory: Gothic Ivory Carvings in North American Collections (New York, 1993), no. 78.
B. T. Ross, 'An Art Museum for Princeton', in Record of the Art Museum 55 (1996), p. 62, fig. 10.


© Princeton University Art Museum. Museum purchase, gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch, Class of 1906, for the Carl Otto von Kienbusch Jr., Memorial Collection.

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