The Adoration of the Magi

about 1510–1550
Giuseppe Niccolò Rossigliani, called Niccolò Vicentino (Italian, active about 1510–1550), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.029.2, i/ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 17 x 24.1 cm (6 11/16 x 9 1/2 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

K24

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks, in two shades of brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, in pencil, "Wunderlich. 1885."; verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(apparently purchased by him from Hermann Wunderlich & Co., New York, in 1885); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler