Artist Jorg Lederer, German, 1470-1550
Title
  • Saint John
  • Crucifixion (alternate title)
Date between 1525 and 1550
Medium Wood with polychrome decoration
Dimensions Overall: 52 3/4 × 15 1/4 × 12 7/8 inches (134 × 38.7 × 32.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Ralph Harman Booth
Accession Number 26.14
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W251, Level 2 (see map)
Ralph Harman Booth [1873-1931];
1926, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Valentiner, W.R. A Statue of St. John by Hans Leinberger." Bulletin of the DIA 7, no. 6, (March 1926): pp. 68-69, p. 68 (ill.).

Valentiner, W.R. "Two Wood Sculptures of the Late Gothic Baroque." Bulletin of the DIA 22, no. 7 (1943): pp. 67-70. p. 68 (ill.).

Paintings and Sculptures Illustrated: A Companion to the Catalogue. Detroit, 1943, p. 122 (ill.).

Cummings F., and C. Elam, eds. DIA Illustrated Handbook. Detroit, 1971, p. 88.

Gillerman, D. Gothic Sculpture in America. Vol. II, The Museums of the Midwest. Turnhout, 2001, p. 163, no. 124.