Romanesque Altar Front of Cardet
Thirteenth century paint and metal relief on wood from a church of Santa Maria of Cardet, Vall de Boi, Alta Ribagorca, Spain
Acquired by the National Art Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona 1932. Ref: MNAC 3903.
This Romanesque painted altar front is dedicated to the Nativity. Top left depicts the nativity scene with Mary, Joseph, the Shepherds and Christ in a manger.
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