Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified
Categories: Further categories / Further kinds of objects
Gingerbread mold, pear wood block carved on both sides.
Front: Birth of Christ: the child in the manger between Joseph, standing to the left and Mary standing to the right, above them an angel, at the top an arch.
Back: Row of six swaddled babies.
17th Century, 18th Century
Former owner according to museum / collection
Purchase from the Dorotheum 1938-45
Provenance according to museum / collection
Purchased from Dorotheum, May 1941
Board of the Society for Folk Life and Folk Art
No decision has been reached so far.
The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.
The number "155" is noted in blue color to the left of the swaddled babies.
© Art restitution National Fund of the Republic Austria for Victims of National Socialism