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The Virgin and Child on the Crescent with a Diadem
  • Hieronymus Wierix, artist
    1553–1619
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
    Albrecht Dürer
    1471–1528
    born: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremburg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • The Virgin and Child on the Crescent with a Diadem, mid 1500s–early 1600s
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 115 x 80 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 118 x 82 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 5/8 x 3 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0017
Description
Exhibitions

The engraving is attached to an album page. Virgin holding child while standing on crescent moon.