20 - 21 January 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A GERMAN SILVER-STAINED GLASS ROUNDEL DEPICTING THE PRODIGAL SON AS SWINEHERD
9 in. (23 cm.) diameter
Together with a Netherlandish silver-stained glass roundel depicting Susannah and the Elders, circa 1520, damages; and a further small fragment with a mask (3)
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For the Prodigal Son and Susannah and the Elders, see Stained Glass before 1700, Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 39, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1991, p.165 and p.157.
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The John Mead Faulkner Collection.
Purchased by Roger Warner on 28 December 1965.
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