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Reportedly from the chapel of the Château de Sassangy, Saône-et-Loire. Reportedly Dr. Simon Meller, former curator of sculpture, Szépmüvészeti Múzeum [Museum of Fine Arts], Budapest, possibly in his Munich house before 1934, or at an unknown date in Paris;[1] Dr. Jacob Hirsch, New York, by 1935; (Jacques Seligmann et Cie, New York);[2] purchased 1957 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1961 to NGA.

Exhibition History

On loan to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1957-1961.
Exhibition of Art Treasures for America from the Samuel H. Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1961-1962, no. 119.


Middeldorf, Ulrich. Sculptures from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: European Schools XIV-XIX Century. London, 1976: 86-87, fig. 137.
Williamson, Paul. Northern Gothic Sculpture 1200-1450. London, 1988: 122, 125.
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 92, repro.
Charles Little, ed. Set in Stone. The Face in Medieval Sculpture. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2006: 94-95, fig. 66.

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