Roundel with Killing of the Ox (December) ,

North Netherlandish

On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 10

Public Domain

Object Details

Date: early 16th century

Culture: North Netherlandish

Medium: Colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain

Dimensions: Overall: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)

Classification: Glass-Stained

Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1970

Accession Number: 1970.323

Inscription: (on banderolles): DRIS VOSSEN HOUT VAST / JAN SOMERS SLAET ALST PAST / MEST HEBBYT GHENOEG GHETAST
[ Sibyll Kummer-Rothenhäusler, Zurich (sold 1970)]
Hayward, Jane. "Stained-Glass Windows." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 30, no. 3 (December 1971-January 1972). p. 145.

Husband, Timothy B., and Madeline H. Caviness, ed. Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: Silver-Stained Roundels and Unipartite Panels (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist IV). Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 39. Washington, D.C.: National Art Gallery, 1991. p. 140.

Husband, Timothy B., and Ilja M. Veldman. The Luminous Image: Painted Glass Roundels in the Lowlands, 1480-1560. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 29, p. 87.