UNKNOWN MASTER, German
(active in 1300-1320)

Madonna of the Rosebush

1300-20
Painted stone, 2/3life-size
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Munich

At the beginning of the 14th century the austerity, idealism and detachment of the Early Gothic gave place to a fashionable court art of models with affected poses of hands and body and smirking faces.




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