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The Adoration of the Magi

Artist:
Bernardino Lanino (Italian, Vercelli or Mortara 1509/13– 1582/83 Vercelli)
Date:
1553
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, highlighted with white gouache, over black chalk, on blue paper
Dimensions:
15 x 11-1/4 in. (38.1 x 28.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 1996
Accession Number:
1996.570
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in dark brown ink at lower right 'Rymsdyck's Museum' (see provenance)
Jan van Rymsdyk (British, active ca. 1730–1788/89); John R. Gaines; Trinity Fine Art, at Newhouse Galleries, New York May 5-17, 1994, lot 9; Sotheby's, London, July 3, 1996, lot 70; Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 21, 1997–October 5, 1997.

An Exhibition of Old Master Drawings and European Works of Art. Trinity Fine Art Ltd. London and New York, 1994, pp. 24-25, no. 9.

Simone Riccardi "Spunti di Riflessione sull'interesse di Bernardino Lanino per la Sant'Anna di Leonardo." Società Storica Vercellese. no. 83, 2014-2015, pp. 83-84, fig. 2 (unconvincingly as an anonymous copyst of Bernardino Lanino).



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