Adoration of the Magi from Seven Scenes from the Life of Christ, ca. 1390. Austrian. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Cloisters Collection, 1986 (1986.285.2) | These panels were commissioned for the private chapel in the castle of Ebreichsdorf, south of Vienna. #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.