Lot 176. Herlin, Friedrich, The District. The apostles Philip and John the Evangelist

Starting price:€ 15 000
Auction date:03.07.2019   16:00 UTC +02:00
ID 212466
Lot 176Herlin, Friedrich, The District. The apostles Philip and John the Evangelist
The apostles Philip and John the Evangelist with Two paintings. Oil on wood (probably beech wood, brown stained). Approx. 70 x 34 cm. Parket discounted. Restoration. Min. Damage to the frame min. damaged with respect to the placement of the apostles in an arc position, behind curtains, and a colorful tiled floor-standing, similar to the two present paintings, two Works in the possession of the New York Metropolitan Museum (see below). In these, also in terms of Format (74,7 x 34.3 cm) comparable paintings by the most recent research looks at works from the perimeter of the Friedrich Herlin from the former context of a multi-part side wing of a folding altarpiece. Also, the two representations should be derived from a similar context. They differ from the New York paintings, particularly with regard to the design of the curtains, here with brokatiertem pattern (in the case of the New York paintings skipped) or also the additional decoration of the floor tiles with passigen ornaments. Friedrich Herlin is considered the artistically most successful member of a in Nördlingen and Ulm-based family of artists. One of Herlins main works, the 1462 is full altar reredos of the nördlingen St. Georg Church ended on a High. In the course of his career, the design of scream, comes to altarpieces ever greater importance, the workshop employees will accept their execution. Cf. Ainsworth, Maryan Wynn / Waterman, Joshua P., German paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1350-1600. New Haven / London, 2013, p. 125 et seq., catalog no. 28A and 28B (with figure): the two above-mentioned representations of the Hll. Georg and Sebastian from the vicinity of the Friedrich Herlin.

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