Altarpiece showing scenes from the Infancy of Christ: The Adoration of the Magi [center]; The Annunciation; The Presentation of Christ in the Temple; The Flight into Egypt; The Nativity [clockwise from upper left]

Master of Hoogstraeten, Netherlandish (active Antwerp), active c. 1485 - c. 1520

Geography:
Made in Netherlands (historical name, 15th-16th century), Europe

Date:
Early 16th century

Medium:
Oil on wood

Dimensions:
Overall: 12 1/2 x 19 5/8 inches (31.8 x 49.8 cm) Central panel: 12 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches (31.8 x 18.7 cm) Outer panel, top left: 6 1/8 x 4 3/4 inches (15.6 x 12.1 cm) Outer panel, bottom left: 6 1/8 x 4 5/16 inches (15.6 x 11 cm) Outer panel, top right: 6 1/8 x 4 1/4 inches (15.6 x 10.8 cm) Outer panel, bottom right: 6 1/8 x 4 5/16 inches (15.6 x 12.5 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Painting

* Gallery 217, European Art 1100-1500, second floor

Accession Number:
Inv. 60a--e

Credit Line:
John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

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