Pearl of Brabant. Full view.
15th c Netherlandish Renaissance (Northern) Painting
Dieric BOUTS, the elder (aka Dieric Bouts. Dirk of Haarlem. Thierry Bouts.)
(Flanders, c. 1415 - c.1475, Louvain)
Oil on oak
Munich. Alte Pinakothek.
Private devotional altarpiece. Central panel: Adoration of the Magi. Left wing: John the Baptist in the Wilderness. Right wing: St. Christopher Crossing a River. Traditionally ascribed to Bouts the elder. Has also been attributed to: his son Dieric Bouts the younger; an anonymous follower of Bouts; and an anonymous Master of the Pearl of Brabant.