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The Adoration of the Magi

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 53(2), iii/v; Walch 20, iii/v; Worthen & Reed 31-32; Griffiths & Hartley 10; IFF 4; Robert-Dumesnil 2, ii/iii; Meyer 2, ii/iii; Le Blanc 5, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 60.7 x 43.1 cm (23 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.105

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Dominique Vivant-Denon, Paris (1747-1825)(Lugt 780); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Dominique Vivant-Denon, Paris (1747-1825)(Lugt 780); Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund