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Virgin and Child with St. Anne (Anna Selbdritt), 1510-1520

Miniature. Tempera and gold on vellum
6 3/5 × 4 7/10 in
16.7 × 12 cm
This is a unique work.
€52,000
location
Basel, Stalden
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Dr. Jörn Günther Rare Books
Basel, Stalden
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This leaf may have been part of a prayer book, most likely a Book of Hours, and it may have opened …

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This leaf may have been part of a prayer book, most likely a Book of Hours, and it may have opened the Office of the Immaculate Conception or for the Suffrages to the Virgin’s mother Anne.
The miniature itself shows the Virgin’s mother Saint Anne sitting on a lawn bench. Anne is depicted as a mature woman with blue …

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About the work
Dr. Jörn Günther Rare Books
Basel, Stalden
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This leaf may have been part of a prayer book, most likely a Book of Hours, and it may have opened …

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This leaf may have been part of a prayer book, most likely a Book of Hours, and it may have opened the Office of the Immaculate Conception or for the Suffrages to the Virgin’s mother Anne.
The miniature itself shows the Virgin’s mother Saint Anne sitting on a lawn bench. Anne is depicted as a mature woman with blue …

Read more

Simon Bening

Virgin and Child with St. Anne (Anna Selbdritt), 1510-1520

Miniature. Tempera and gold on vellum
6 3/5 × 4 7/10 in
16.7 × 12 cm
This is a unique work.
€52,000
location
Basel, Stalden
Have a question? Read our FAQ.