A & A spacer courtauld institute of art
quick search advanced search browse temp folder

Wing, left (fragment of a diptych), 2 registers, bands of rosettes (décor de roses) (Front)

Wing, left (fragment of a diptych), 2 registers, bands of rosettes (décor de roses) (Front)
enlarge image zoom image

Religious. Passion.

Repository Institution

To purchase an image

Baltimore, Walters Art Museum

Inv. 71.122


Height: 116mm
Width: 69mm
Depth: 10mm

Register 1: Deposition with the Virgin holding Christ's hand; one of the Holy Women holding Christ's other hand; Joseph of Arimathea holding Christ's body.
Register 2: Flagellation; whips.
Border of dentils.

Randall 1985 and Museum's opinion 2010: France (Paris?), 1st quarter of the 14th century.


Traces of two missing hinges on the right side.

Polychromy - Gilding
Traces of gilding on the background.

Object Condition
Chipped at the hinges and in the lower right corner.

Belonging to the Rose Group (Randall 1985).

Bought by Henry Walters from Léon Gruel in Paris before 1931; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.

Transformations of the Court Style: Gothic art in Europe, 1270 to 1330, ed. by D. Gillerman, exhibition catalogue, Providence, Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, 1977), no. 15.
R. H. Randall, Masterpieces of Ivory from the Walters Art Gallery (New York, 1985), no. 289.


© Walters Art Museum, Baltimore.

All images on this website are made available exclusively for scholarly and educational purposes and may not be used commercially.

spacer spacer spacer spacer
Please remember to acknowledge any use of the site in publications and lectures as: 'Gothic Ivories Project at The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, www.gothicivories.courtauld.ac.uk', followed by the date you accessed the site.