Name: Adam and Eve Window as displayed at Auction
Author: Valentin Bousch, Metz, France
Created: c. 2007
Description: Valentin Bousch created this window in 1533 for the Benedictine Priory at Flavigny-sur-Moselle, France. Companion windows from the Priory are now at The Cloisters of the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
A fascinating article by a Corpus Vitrearum scholar may be found on our articles page.
It is unfortunate that Vancouver did not find a way to retain this unique Renaissance treasure.
Links to two newspaper stories on the loss of the window from Canada are on our Links page.
Adam and Eve of 1533 at Maynard's Auction House
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada