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    Sale 2802

    Old Master Pictures

    10 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 23

    Circle of Johann Koerbecke (Münster 1407-1491)

    Saint John the Baptist; and Saint John the Evangelist

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Johann Koerbecke (Münster 1407-1491)
    Saint John the Baptist; and Saint John the Evangelist
    oil on panel
    155.4 x 55.3 cm.
    a set of two (2)


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    The present panels can be compared to the side panels of the Saint John altarpiece by Johann Koerbecke in the Westfälisches Landesmuseum in Münster, showing the 'Baptism of Christ' and 'Salome with the Head of Saint John the Baptist', (see P. Pieper, Die deutschen, niederländischen und italenischen Tafelbilder bis um 1530, Münster, 1990, p. 181).

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