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The Adoration of the Magi

Artist:
Bartolomeo Biscaino (Italian, Genoa 1629–1657 Genoa)
Date:
1650–57
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 in. × 6 in. (21.3 × 15.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.1058
Not on view
Inscription: Signed on the stone bottom center 'b biscanus in e F'; and at lower left 'Daman. ex.'

Marking: In ink on verso at center left: L. Krones 1829 (Lugt 1593)
Ludwig Krones; Vendor: David P. Tunick
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 11, 2010–April 11, 2010.

Bartsch XXI.186.9; Le Blanc I.347.28
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