A study for the wings of the altarpiece in Augsburg Cathedral completed in 1554.
Study with St Ulrich and St Afra for the altarpiece of Augsburg Cathedral by Christoph Amberger, 1554
© British Museum
- Pen & Indian ink & grey wash
- 30 x 20 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Henry Oppenheimer through The Art Fund
Centre panel: Madonna enthroned by angels; Wings: St Ulrich and St Afra. Below are 7 half length saints. The drawing differs slightly from the finished altarpiece: in place of four saints are members of the Hapsburg family.
Collection of Lanna