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The Adoration of the Shepherds
  • Hendrick Goltzius
    1558–1617
    born: Mülbracht, Seventeen Provinces (present-day Bracht-am-Niederrhein, Netherlands) ; died: Haarlem, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; acti
  • The Adoration of the Shepherds, 1594
  • The Life of the Virgin
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 462 x 351 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 478 x 359 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 3/16 x 13 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 13/16 x 14 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund and Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0022
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

Holy Family and shepherds in foreground, angels on clouds above, small figures in landscape background.