Last Judgement; Coronation of the Virgin

Object Name
Object Type
Date
1500 - 1530
Medium
boxwood with metal fittings
Credit Line
The Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Object Number
AGOID.29365
Location
AGO, Gallery 108 Thomson European, Floor, East Display Table
Institution/Owner

Dimensions

Overall Closed: 58.8mm × 61.1mm (5.9 × 6.1 cm)
Overall Open: 56.5mm × 56.5mm × 116.3mm (5.6 × 5.6 × 11.6 cm)

Description

Upper scene: Last Judgement; lower scene: The Coronation of the Virgin

Signature, Inscriptions, and Markings

Inscription
Carved Latin inscriptions:

Judex sapiens iudicabit p[o]p[u]l[u]m suu[m] et principatus sensati terribilis erit
[upper outer: Ecclesiasticus (Sirach) 10:1]

S[e]cu[ndum] ju[dicem] p[o]p[u]li sic et ministri ejus et qualis rector est civitatis tales inhabitantes in ea
[lower outer – Ecclesiasticus (Sirach) 10:2]

In civitate D[omi]ni ibi sona[nt] jugiter organa S[an]ctor[um] ibi cynamonu[m] et balsamu[m] [et] odor suavissimus cantica eor[um]
[inner lower - antiphon for the Feast of All Saints]
Markings
Label on exterior, printed: 1473 [with undeciphered numeric annotation]

Provenance

Provenance
Rothschild Collection, France. Purchased by Ken Thomson at the Blumka Gallery, New York, New York, 26 August, 1997; Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario
Previous Owner(s)
Rothschild Collection
Blumka Gallery

Subjects

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