From National Gallery Catalogues, forthcoming: 'The German Paintings before 1800'.
This full catalogue entry of Cranach’s Portrait of a Woman, taken from 'The German Paintings before 1800’ by Susan Foister, is published on the Gallery website in advance of book publication.
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Susan Foister is Deputy Director, Director of Public Engagement, and Curator of Early Netherlandish, German, and British Paintings. Her publications include: J. Dunkerton, D. Gordon, S. Foister, and N. Penny, ‘Giotto to Dürer’, New Haven and London 1991; S. Foister, A. Roy, M. Wyld, ‘Making and Meaning, Holbein’s Ambassadors’, exh. cat., National Gallery London 1997; S. Foister, 'Holbein and England’, New Haven and London 2004.
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To cite this catalogue entry we suggest using:
Susan Foister, ‘Lucas Cranach the Elder, Portrait of a Woman’, published online 2015, from 'The German Paintings before 1800', London: forthcoming.
Levey 1959, p. 19; Friedländer and Rosenberg 1978, no. 172; Frankfurt and London RA 2007–8, no. 78.