Unknown German Master
St. Elizabeth Clothes the Poor and Tends the Sick
Tempera on pine, 123.4
x 49.2 cm
"This panel was once the
inside of the right wing of an altarpiece. The outside of the wing
in the Museum) shows the Descent from thee Cross. With another panel in
the Wilhelm-Hack Museum, Ludvigshafen, this is part of a 'Misericordia'
altarpiece depicting the Acts of Mercy. It probably once stood in
a hospital in Cologne."
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Photo: Web Gallery of Art