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Altarpiece with Scenes of the Infancy of Christ

late 15th century
North French or South Netherlandish
Limestone, polychromed, gilding
Overall: 19 x 19 x 3 3/16 in. (48.3 x 48.3 x 8.1 cm)
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
This altarpiece is said to have come from the convent of the Ursulines in Amiens, France.
From the ancient chapes of the Convent of the Ursulines, Amiens.; Michael Friedsam, New York; Mrs. Chauncey J. Blair, Chicago
Sperling, E. M., ed. Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of French Primitives and Objects of Art: In Aid of the French Hospital in New York. New York: Kleinberger Galleries, 1927. no. 107, p. 202, ill.

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