The Madonna on the Crescent, frontispiece from The Life of the Virgin (Nuremberg, 1511)

The Madonna on the Crescent, frontispiece from The Life of the Virgin (Nuremberg, 1511)
The Madonna on the Crescent, frontispiece from The Life of the Virgin (Nuremberg, 1511)
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1503–1505
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
33.1 x 22.2 cm
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1998.201.61.1
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Michael G. Berolzheimer in memory of Michael Berolzheimer

The Madonna is perched on a crescent moon seated on a tassled pillow with the Christ Child suckling from her right breast.
mounted in an ordinary paper notebook

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