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German 15th Century
Royal Saint with Ring (Saint Oswald?)

K2091
3273
German
c. 1465
oil and gilding on panel
Painting
52 x 17.1 cm (20-1/2 x 6-3/4 in)
Princes of Liechtenstein, Schloss Seebenstein, Lower Austria, from c. 1850. [1] Acquired early 1955 by (Schaeffer Galleries, New York); [2] sold to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation on 8 February 1955 as Cologne Master; gift 1973 to David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, no.1973.52. [1] According to a letter from the director of the Liechtenstein collection dated 13 January 1969. [2] See correspondence between Schaeffer Galleries and Erwin Panofsky, dating 25 January - 14 February 1955, Erwin Panovsky Papers, Archives of American Art, reel 2124.
1973.52
2091
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