National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of The Dead Christ Supported by an Angel (The Trinity) Rhenish or South Netherlandish 15th Century
Rhenish 15th Century (sculptor)
South Netherlandish 15th Century (sculptor)
The Dead Christ Supported by an Angel (The Trinity), c. 1440
painted and gilded alabaster
overall: 31.1 x 22.6 x 9.8 cm (12 1/4 x 8 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Ralph Harman Booth
On View
From the Tour: 15th and Early 16th-Century Germany
Object 3 of 8


(J. and S. Goldschmidt, Frankfurt-am-Main);[1] Ralph Harman [1873-1931] and Mary Batterman [d. 1951] Booth, Grosse Point, Michigan, by 1923, as Nottingham school;[2] gift 1942 to NGA.

[1] Mary Batterman Booth to John Walker, undated letter, but with material from late 1942, in NGA curatorial files.

[2] Theodor Demmler, "German Gothic Sculpture in the Ralph N.[sic] Booth Collection, Detroit," Art in America 11 (June 1923): 166, fig. 3.

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