The Meeting of the Three Kings, with David and Isaiah (recto); The Assumption of the Virgin (verso)

Oil and gold leaf on panel | 62.8 x 71.5cm | 1480

Master of the St. Bartholomew Altarpiece

In a barren, mountainous landscape, the three wise kings Caspar, Melchior, and Balthasar meet to continue their journey to Bethlehem. Heralds on prancing horses blare trumpets to proclaim the unification of humankind at the birth of Jesus. On the pea...
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