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1902 Excerpt: ...--Room I. In the centre, marble bust of the
younger Holbein after bis portrait of himself at Bale, executed by
Lossow. To the right of the entrance: H. Burgkmair the Elder, 85.
86 88 (over the door), St. Peter's (1501) and San Giovanni in
Laterano (1502). To the left of the entrance: Master L. F. 0),
82-84. Ban Lorenzo and San Sebastiano (1502). These form part of a
cycle of 16 paintings belonging to the old convent of St.
Catharine, relating to an indulgence granted to its inmates and
representing the seven principal churches of Rome, with legendary
scenes connected with them (others in Cab. 2 & 3). To the
right, farther on: "49-52. Zeitblom, Legend of St. Valentine;
JJlrich Apt, 103-105. Christ on the Cross and the two malefactors,
106, 107. (grisaille) Annunciation; 102. Giltlinger (comp. p. 134),
Adoration of the Magi; 61. Holbein the Elder, Passion, in 13
sections.--On the N. wall, to the right and left and between the
windows, 95-99. Burgkmair the Elder, Altar-piece for the Convent of
St. Catharine (1519), with St. George, Emp. Henry II., and
Crucifixion. In the niches, 57-60. M. Schaffner, Scenes from the
Passion; 168-178. H. tom Ring, Sibyls and Prophets.--On the
exit-wall: 89-91. Burgkmair, Santa Croce (1504; see above). Above
(145-150) are six paintings by a Tyroless Master of about 1480
Michael Hans Pacherf), representing SS. Jerome and Ambrose and the
legend of St. Nicholas of Cusa. 130, 131. H. Pleydenumrff
(Wohlgemuth?), Crucifixion, Resurrection. Room. II, chiefly Italian
artists. On the first partition: 309. Tintoretto, Christ at the
house of Mary and Martha; 405. Rosalba CarHera, Head of a child; on
the back, 291. Dutch Imitator of Leonardo da Vinci, Head of a girl;
411. Spanish School (ca. 1670), St. Francis; 288. Jacopo de'
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