Draughtsman depicting the death of a saint by Unknown Artist

Morse ivory draughtsman depicting the death of a saint: a shrouded body, two mourners and an angel.

Details

Medium:
Morse ivory
Acquired in:
1907
Presented by:
Henry Oppenheimer through The Art Fund

Two crosses. Probably produced in more than one country of the North of Europe. This work was donated by Henry Oppenheimer, who presented over 30 works to the British Museum through the Art Fund between 1907 and 1933.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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