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Adoration of the Shepherds

Artist:
Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)
Date:
early 16th–mid 16th century
Medium:
Brush and brown ink and brown wash over black chalk
Dimensions:
11 5/16 x 7 7/8 in. (28.8 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Frits and Rita Markus Fund, 1996
Accession Number:
1996.163
Not on view
Lord Broweslow; Gallery Kekko, in April 1971 (as by Pieter Aertsen); Pieter de Boer (Dutch, Amsterdam 1894–1974 Hergiswil); Galerie Sabrina Förster (Düsseldorf), in 1993; sale, Phillips, London, April 17, 1996, lot 117
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 19, 2011–January 8, 2012.

Galerie Sabrina Förster Sammlung Pieter de Boer: Holländische und Italienische Meisterzeichnungen 15.-19. Jahrhundert. Sale catalogue. Düsseldorf, Spring 1993, cat. no. 2, ill.

Phillips, London Old Master Drawings: Including drawings from the Private Collection of the late Pieter de Boer Sale cat. London, April 17, 1996, cat. no. 117, ill.



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