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Virgin Standing on a Serpent
Master E. S.,
German or Swiss
Israhel van Meckenem, the younger,
Israhel van Meckenem, the elder,
d. ca. 1465-1470
Medium and Support:
Provenance / Collectors' Marks:
Lugt 1063; J.B.E. Gallice (Lugt 855)
Johann David Passavant 20 (vol. 2, p. 85); Shestack 54; L. vol. 9, 190 (189 as a variant after von Meckenem’s copy of L. 71).
Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
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- This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
- Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]
- Use for serpents as snakes; for such creatures as sea serpents, use “serpents” in DAC hierarchy .
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