8 December 2010
Workshop of Lucas Cranach I (Kronach 1472-1553 Weimar)
Saint Christopher carrying the Christ Child; and The Archangel Michael holding the Scales of Justice
oil on panel
38 1/8 x 16½ in. (96.9 x 41.9 cm.)
Oberingenieur Wladimir Strnischtie; (+) C.J. Wawra, Vienna, 29 January 1919, as 'Lucas Cranach I'.
Enzio Grasser (according to a label on the reverse).
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We are grateful to Dr. Werner Schade for confirming the attribution, on first hand inspection of the panels.
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