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The Adoration of the Magi

About 1540–60
Andrea Meldolla, called Schiavone (Italian, about 1510–1563)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.3 x 24.1 cm (11 15/16 x 9 1/2 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

65.963

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of George Hibbert, London (1757-1837)(Lugt 2849); verso, upper right-center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937); verso, bottom left, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of John Postle Heseltine, London (1843-1929)(Lugt 1508); verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

George Hibbert, London (1757-1837)(Lugt 2849); Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937); The Rev. John Griffith, Oxford (1806-1885)(Lugt 1464); John Postle Heseltine, London (1843-1929)(Lugt 1508); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard