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Altarpiece with Scenes of the Infancy of Christ

Date:
late 15th century
Culture:
North French or South Netherlandish
Medium:
Limestone, polychromed, gilding
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 x 19 x 3 3/16 in. (48.3 x 48.3 x 8.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Stone
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.145
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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