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The Nativity of Christ
The Nativity of Christ
Artist:
Date:
1516
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
16.6 x 12.6 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1962.57.16
Acquisition Date:
1962-09-12
Credit Line:

Gift of Dr. William McPherson Fitzhugh Jr.

The infant Jesus is adored by angels and shepherds as his mother looks on. A deteriorating masonry arch behind frames the countryside and more shepherds beyond.