Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Unidentified
Landscape With allegorical subjects
Landscape Mountainscapes
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsLion Miscellaneous
The Elements
Effects of the elementsMovement of waterWaterfall
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZBarbara LifeMartyrdom
ERANOS ARCHIVE
87-103. The Great Mother
99. Varia
Further details
It has been suggested that this might show St Barbara taken up onto the mountain before her death (Golden Legend) and that it might have been the reverse of a portrait of someone called Barbara
ARTIST/CREATOR
Memling, Hans (born 1430-1440, died 1494) (attributed) Much of the background is repainted. The attribution is disputed (see bibliography)
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Musée Jacquemart-André
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn (99, 1)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Barbara G. Lane, Hans Memling, Master Painter in Fifteenth-Century Bruges, p. 330, cat. no. B 11
Contact
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