Knights of Columbus Museum: Past Exhibits

Splendors of Christmas

The Nativity, attributed to Ghirlandaio, tempera on wood with gold-plated frame. Work executed around 1492. Loaned courtesy of the Museo Cristiano della Biblioteca Apostolica.

November 7, 2001 – January 31, 2002
Vatican Museums

The Museum presented 27 pieces, among the earliest known examples of the visual recounting of the birth of Christ. They provided a window into the faith of devout Christians across the ages.