Attributed to Niclaus Gerhaert von Leyden (North Netherlandish, active Strasbourg, ca. 1462–died 1473 Vienna). Standing Virgin and Child, ca. 1470. Austrian. Made in probably Vienna, Austria. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, The Cloisters Collection and Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1996 (1996.14) #Cloisters
Virgin and Child in Majesty, 1175–1200. French. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1916 (16.32.194a, b) | In medieval sculpture, individual body parts were often accentuated to convey meaning. Here, Mary's oversized hands direct our attention to Jesus, enthroned upon his mother's lap. Hear and watch diverse viewpoints on this sculpture. #MetViewpoints
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Albrecht Dürer: Virgin and Child with Saint Anne | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Hans Memling | Virgin and Child with Saints Catherine of Alexandria and Barbara, 1479, oil on wood. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Gérard DAVID artiste peintre flamand d’origine néerlandaise. Madonne et son enfant vers
Gerard David: The Annunciation, part of a polyptych, 1506.