Manuscript of the Apocalypse, ca. 1300. French. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Cloisters Collection, 1968. (68.174) | The Apocalypse, or the Revelation to St. John, is the last of the canonical books of the New Testament. #Cloisters
Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish,1617–1682). Virgin and Child, ca. 1670–72. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1943 (43.13) | The popularity of Murillo's paintings of the Madonna and Child derives from his ability to endow a timeworn theme with qualities of intimacy and sweetness.
Virgin and Child with Four Angels Gerard David (Netherlandish, Oudewater ca. 1455–1523 Bruges) Date: ca. 1510–15 Medium: Oil on wood Dimensions: 24 7/8 x 15 3/8 in. (63.2 x 39.1 cm) Classification: Paintings