European Art
Artist: Ambrosius Benson, Netherlandish, ca.1495–before 1550

The Nativity

ca. 1525–30

Oil on panel

91.8 × 53.7 × 2.9 cm (36 1/8 × 21 1/8 × 1 1/8 in.) framed: 104.9 × 65.9 × 5.4 cm (41 5/16 × 25 15/16 × 2 1/8 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chauncey McCormick, B.A. 1907
1948.297
Culture: 
Netherlandish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
Made in The Netherlands
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Mr. Charles Deering Collection (acquired in Spain, between 1910-1922); Mrs. Chauncy McCormick Collection (by descent from father, Charles Deering); Mr. and Mrs. Chauncey McCormick Collection, Chicago, Illinois.

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