W.442.A-D, The Walters Art Museum

Holding institution title: W.442.A-D, Stein Quadriptych, no linguistic content (1525-1530 CE, Bruges)

Holding institution classification: Quadriptych

Holding institution location: Baltimore, MD

URL: https://thedigitalwalters.org/Data/WaltersManuscripts/html/W442A-D/description.html

URL2: https://manuscripts.thewalters.org/viewer.php?id=W.442.A-D

Digitization status: Digitized

Date: 1500-1555

Language(s): N/A


Country of production: Belgium

City or region of production: Bruges

Illumination contents: Meeting at the Golden Gate, Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple, Marriage of the Virgin and Joseph, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Holy Family, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Shepherds with the Virgin reading, Circumcision of Christ, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Massacre of the Innocents, Christ among the Doctors, Virgin sewing and Christ reading, Baptism of Christ, Two temptations of Christ, Wedding at Cana, Christ helps the demoniac, Feast in the house of Simon the Pharisee in Bethany with Mary Magdalene anoininting Christ’s feet, Raising of Lazarus, Feast in house of Simon the Pharisee, Last supper with Christ giving Judas soap, Christ kneeling in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ lies face down on a rock in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ orant in the Garden of Gethsemane, Christ addressing apostles, Arrest of Christ, Chris beset by four men outside house of the High Priest, Christ before the High Priest, Mocking of Christ, Christ’s fall before judge, Christ before Herod, Flagellation, Christ after the Flagellation, Christ tended by weeping St. Peter, Christ in the River Cedron, Christ crowned with thorns, Ecce homo, Christ carrying the Cross with Veronica raising veil to his face, Christ falling under the weight of the Cross, Christ carrying the Cross with the Virgin looking on, Christ stripped of his robe, Christ nailed to the Cross, Elevation of the Cross, Crucifixion, Longinus piercing Christ’s side, Descent from the Cross, Lamentation, Christ carried to sepulcher, Entombment, Virgin with St. John the Evangelist and Mary Magdalene before Christ’s tomb, Mater dolorosa, Harrowing of Hell, Resurrection, Noli me tangere, Christ appealing to his mother, Doubting Thomas, Ascension of Christ, Pentecost, Death of the Virgin, Assumption of the Virgin, Last Judgment

Text contents: N/A

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Simon Bening and associates, ca. 1525-30

Patron: Cardinal Albrecht of Bradenburg

Materials: Parchment

Binding original?: N/A

Binding description: Mounted in groups of sixteen within four nineteenth-century gilt frames, which have themselves been encased in modern glass

Folio height (in centimeters): 5.2

Folio width (in centimeters): 6.8

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