Artist German
Title
  • Saint Christopher
Date ca. between 1500 and 1510
Medium Stained glass: pot metal; white glass with silver stain
Dimensions Overall: 34 3/4 × 14 3/4 inches (88.3 × 37.5 cm)
Framed: 38 × 18 × 2 1/2 inches (96.5 × 45.7 × 6.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Edsel B. Ford Fund
Accession Number 31.311
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W240, Level 2 (see map)
possibly Duke of Anhalt-Dessau;
(Goldschmidt Galleries, Inc., New York, New York, USA);
1931-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: Mid-western and Western States (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist III). Studies in the History of Art, vol. 28. Washington, DC, 1989, p. 160; p. 161 (ill. C).

Raguin, V. "Three German Saints and a Taste for German Expressionism: Valentiner at the Detroit Institute of Arts." Gesta 37, no. 2 (1998): pp. 244-250; p. 245, fig. 1 (ill.).

Raguin, V. and H. Zakin. Stained Glass Before 1700 in the collections of the Midwest States (Corpus Vitrearum United States of America 7), vol. I, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan. London, 2001, pp. 194, 198-199 (ill.).