Related Overviews


'limewood' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Art


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A soft and pale wood used for sculpture in parts of Europe, particularly in Bavaria, Swabia, and Austria. The most famous of the so-called ‘limewood sculptors’ was Tilman Riemenschneider (c.1460–1531).

Subjects: Art.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.