Artist Spanish
Title
  • Choir Stall
Date 14th century
Medium pine
Dimensions Overall (47.91.A): 116 × 128 1/2 × 25 inches (294.6 cm × 3 m 26.4 cm × 63.5 cm)
Overall (47.91.B): 116 × 132 × 24 1/4 inches (294.6 cm × 3 m 35.3 cm × 61.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 47.91
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Romanesque Hall W151, Level 1 (see map)
(Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles, California, USA);
1947-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Simón y Nieto, Francisco. "El Monastero de Santa Clara de Astudillo - Indice de su Archivo." Boletin de la Real Academia de la Historia 29, no. 1–3 (July-September 1896): pp. 118–178, p. 118.

Pelayo Quintero y de Atauri. Sillerias de coro en las iglesias españolas. Madrid, 1908, p. 30 (ill.). 2nd edition, Cadiz 1928, pp. 39-40.

Robinson, Francis W. "Fourteenth Century Painted Choirstalls from Astudillo in Spain." Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts 28, no. 1 (1948): pp. 8-12.

Mata, Angela Franco. "Mobiliario Medieval en el Museo Arqueológico Nacional. Siglos VIII Al XV", Boletín del Museo Arqueológico Nacional Tomo XV, nos. 1 and 2 (1997), p. 194

Franco, Ángelo. "La sillería de Santa Clara de Astudillo." PITTM 81 (2010): pp. 251–277, pp. 252–256, pp. 266–269 (ill.).