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The Adoration of the Shepherds

After Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 001 (anonymous after drawing by Goltzius)

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.1 x 27.1 cm (5 9/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7300

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

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Inscription

Inscribed in plate, in lower margin: Pastores nati Visunt cunabula Christi, et rerum Dominum magno Venerantur honore. C.Schoneus

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: HG. Inuent.

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7300 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund