Erwin Blumenfeld - Nun and Bishop, 1930.
The nun and bishop are Lena and Erwin Blumenfeld. Clockwise from the upper left-hand corner: Synagogue, Strasbourg Cathedral, after 1225; Pieta, Monastery of Our Lady, Coburg, 1360/70; Judith with the Severed Head of Holophernes, Mechelen, around 1512-1514 (by Conrad Meit); Adam, Marienkapelle Wurzburg, 1491-1493 (by Tilman Riemenschneider); Saint Florian, Saint Wolfgang Altar in the parish church of Saint Wolfgang in Salzkammergut, 1475-1481 (by Michael Pacher); Eva, Marienkapelle Wurzburg, 1491-1493 (by Tilman Riemenschneider); Saint Joachim, Birnau high alter, Wallfahrtskirche Birnau, 1750 (by Joseph Anton Feuchtmayer), with substituted attributes: Annunciation, former Augustinian monastery in Weyarn, 1764 (by Ignaz Gunther), whereby the rayed nimbus encircles the head of Bishop Friedrich von Hohenlohe (dies 1352) from his gravestone in Bamberg Cathedral (the effigy is considered to be the earliest individual portrait in stone) rather than the original Holy Ghost. Blumenfeld’s daughter Lisette can be identified in the small photograph of children playing.
… from Erwin Blumenfeld: Dada Montages 1916 - 1933 by Helen Adkins, published by Hatje Cantz Verlag 2008.