Altarpiece from Minden Cathedral; Coronation of the Virgin (Bode Museum, Berlin, Germany) : Detail, base (predella), small figures of saints in a shallow arcade with trefoil arches

Creator:
Unknown
Published/Created:
Museum Island, Bode Museum, Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1220-1250 and ca. 1425 (inclusive)
Date Depicted:
4/27/2009
Materials:
wood (oak)
Notes:
The carved wood winged altarpiece was originally from Minden Cathedral. The coronation scene is emphasized by a circular frame. The altarpiece was altered in roughly 1425. Above the figures the shrine was filled with large architectural baldachins, which
Variant Titles:
Coronation of the Virgin with the Apostles
Period/Style:
Gothic (Medieval)
Culture:
German
Accession Number:
7A3-M-BOM-AMC-A03
Genre:
altarpieces (AAT)
architecture (AAT)
sculpture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
visual works; altarpieces; visual works; sculpture (visual work)
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Eight
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
4/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2013; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Berlin, Germany: Bode-Museum
Local Record Number:
4654
OID:
10904001
PID:
digcoll:1855473