Central Rhine School active around 1470 - The Virgin and Child
Central Rhine School active around 1470
The Virgin and Child
Oil on panel. 27 x 18 cm.
Dated lower left: 1472 (in Medieval script).
The date 1472 in Arabic numerals on the white cloth was added subsequently as a kind of translation of the date in Medieval script in the lower left.
Proceeds from the sale of this work will go to benefit the Cardinal Meisner Foundation, Cologne.
Private ownership, South Germany. - Lempertz auction 591, Cologne, 18.11.1982, lot 88 (then with an expertise by Ernst Buchner). - Estate of Cardinal Dr. Joachim Meisner, Cologne.