Altdorfer's 'Christ taking Leave of His Mother'

Alistair Smith and Martin Wyld
Technical Bulletin Volume 7, 1983

Abstract

This article is concerned with Christ taking Leave of His Mother by Altdorfer. Sections are included on historical references, treatment of the panel, restoration, and painting technique.

Keywords 

Albrecht Altdorfer, paintings, technical analysis

Download article

Altdorfer's 'Christ taking Leave of His Mother', Alistair Smith and Martin Wyld (PDF 19.5MB)

To cite this article we suggest using

Smith, A., Wyld, M. 'Altdorfer's "Christ taking Leave of His Mother"'. National Gallery Technical Bulletin Vol 7, pp 50–64.
http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/technical-bulletin/smith_wyld1983


Get Adobe Reader

Problems opening files? Get Adobe Reader [External link]

Items in the shop

 
  • Share