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Nativity

Carved, gilded and polychromed wooden panel, with figures of Madonna and Child, Joseph and three men bearing gifts, one kneeling. Background carved to represent vaulted stone shelter. Gilt frame with glazing, glass cracked.

Credit Line

Gift of E. Royall Tyler

15th–16th century

Object Place

Austria

Accession Number

32.128

Medium or Technique

Wood; Polychrome wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings