Nativity Scene with St. John

Nativity Scene with St. John

Artist(s) unknown
Medium alabaster carving
Origin French; Russian frame
Creation
Date
15c.-16c.
Size 46X36
Donor Fowler
Acquisition
Date
1962
   
Image Source STP

 

 

Comments

This delicate alabaster carving includes John the Apostle. The gilded frame is elaborate and flamboyant. Further study is needed to establish the artist and exact date. [source: tour notes]