Alpine School, mid 15th century - The Holy Kinship
Alpine School, mid 15th century
The Holy Kinship
Oil on panel (parquetted). 99 x 106 cm.
In this depiction of the Holy Kinship, the female saints are shown sitting with their children before a stone ledge, whilst their husbands stand in a row behind it. In the centre we see Saint Anne with a halo, flanked on the right by her daughter Mary holding the Christ Child on her lap. A landscape and a city are depicted in the background.
Private collection, Rhineland.