Lot 2217. Jörg Gartner

Starting price:€ 28 500
Auction date:02.12.2018   12:00
Lot 2217Jörg Gartner
(1505 to 1530 in Passau)
High-Relief with the birth of Christ
Lime wood, polychrome taken and plated. Scenic, narrative presentation of the birth of Christ with the Hl. Family at the barn. Mary and Joseph, in a kneeling, andeutiger Pose in front of the child, which is located on the long Golden dress of Mary and three angels is considered to be behind the ox and ass. On the right side, two through an open barn window, from the action taken shepherd. In the mountainous landscape of the background with the stylized city of Bethlehem, and another small figuriger shepherd with his flock, Christ as the "Good shepherd," symbolizing. The style of the art-historically significant, masterfully carved Reliefs points to Passau on the sculptor Jörg Gartner. Like almost all the sculptors of the late Gothic style, he also created altarpieces, to one of these altars have also heard this Board. Stylistically comparable to a throne at the end of sanctuary of the Madonna in the parish Church of Aicha vorm Wald and three female saints in the parish Church of Kellberg, there are also several sculptures in the Bavarian national Museum in Munich, as well as in the oberhaus Museum in Passau and in kremsmünster. 67 cm x 63.5 cm.
We would like to thank Dr. Albrecht Miller, Ottobrunn, for this valuable note.
Carved, polychome painted and relief panel depicting The Natitivity of Jesus.

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