Adoration of the Kings

Spanish
Renaissance
about 1525–30
Formerly attributed to Diego de Siloe, Unidentified artist (Swedish)


Object Place: Burgos, Spain

Dimensions

74.93 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.219

Medium or Technique

Stone; marble, alabaster

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

In the center the Virgin with Child surrounded by three Kings with their gifts and St. Joseph in the background.

Provenance

Fernandez collection, Madrid. 1941, William Randolph Hearst (b. 1863 - d. 1951), New York; March 25, 1941, Hearst sale, Gimbel Brothers, New York, lot 272-1, to the MFA for $397.60. (Accession Date: April 10, 1941)

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund