Monument to Prince-Bishop Rudolph von Scherenberg, Prince-Bishop of Würzburg

Monument to Prince-Bishop Rudolph von Scherenberg, Prince-Bishop of Würzburg

Purchased from Josef Semmelmayr in 1906 for £39 3s 7d (800 marks)

Original:

Monument to Prince-Bishop Rudolph von Scherenberg, Prince Bishop of Würzburg (d. 1495)
Tilman Riemenschneider (about 1460-1531)
1496-9
Sandstone and red Salzburg marble, partly gilt and painted
Würzburg Cathedral, Würzburg, Germany

The canopy and base with the angels are of sandstone and the rest of red Salzburg marble, partly gilt and painted.