Artist Michael Wohlgemut, German, 1434-1519
  • Nativity of the Virgin Mary
Date ca. 1493
Medium woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed to image): 3 1/2 × 2 7/8 inches (8.9 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1267.1
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on block, upper edge: [inscription in Old German]
June 1889, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)