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Roundel of The Planet Venus and Her Children

Artist:
After Jörg Breu the Elder (German, Augsburg 1480–1537 Augsburg)
Date:
ca. 1520–30
Geography:
Made in Augsburg, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Colorless glass, vitreous paint, silver stain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 8 1/6 in. (20.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.397
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 10
Inscription: (on plaque trailing behind barouche): VENVS
[ Galerie für Glasmalerei, Zurich (sold 1995) ]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection, 1995-1996." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 54, no. 2 (Fall 1996). p. 20.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 309, p. 240.



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