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The Adoration of the Shepherds
  • Giulio Bonasone
    circa 1510–after 1576
    born: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; died: Bologna, Papal States (present-day Italy) ; active: Papal States (present-day Italy)
    Giulio Romano
    1499–1546
    born: Rome, Italy ; died: Mantua, Italy
  • The Adoration of the Shepherds, 1550s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 269 x 423 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 9/16 x 16 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0079
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

Many figures crowd around a baby (identified as Jesus) in a stable. There are cows and horses in the stable. There is a group of figures looking up at an angel in the left background. There is a bare tree in the right background.