- Hll. Genovefa und Dorothea

auction 928, Lot 50

THE RUDOLF NEUMEISTER COLLECTION - HIGHLIGHTS on 22 October 2019

 

Hll. Genovefa und Dorothea

estimate:
€ 20.000 to € 25.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 104.140 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)



description:
Saints Genevieve and Dorothy
Jörg Lederer (circa 1470 - probably Füssen or Kaufbeuren - circa 1550), circa 1520/30

Counterparts. The two saints with their attributes facing one other. Both clothed in long flowing robes draped in parallel pleats and accented by fashionable details. Limewood reliefs, with minor damage. Remnants of an old polychrome painting. Height 100 cm and 102 cm, respectively. Very fine and detailed works. Provenance: Weinmüller Auction 72 (22-23/06/1960), lot 739. Literature: Miller, Albrecht, Nachträge zum Werk des Jörg Lederer, in: Der Schlern (49) 1975, pp. 270-279, here: p. 276 and illustration 23.