Artist attributed to Francesco da Valdambrino, Italian, active 1401 - died 1435
Title
  • Corpus of Christ
Date between 1400 and 1410
Medium Willow with polychrome decoration
Dimensions Overall: 47 × 40 × 11 3/4 inches (119.4 × 101.6 × 29.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.124
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W251, Level 2 (see map)
1926, (Valluntini and Bocchino, Florence, Italy);
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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Mariangiulia Burresi, ed. Sacre Passioni. Scultura Lignea a Pisadal XII al XV Secolo. Exh. cat. Milan, 2000, pp. 208, 215 (figs. 30, 31).

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