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The Adoration of the Magi, plate five from The Birth and Early Life of Christ

A work made of engraving on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on paper.

Date:

c. 1593

Artist:

Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)
text written by Franco Estius

About this artwork

Goltzius was much admired in his own era for his ability to imitate the style of other artists. His earliest prints date from around 1576; by 1582 he had established his own print shop in Haarlem.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hendrick Goltzius

Title

The Adoration of the Magi, plate five from The Birth and Early Life of Christ

Origin

Netherlands

Date

1588–1598

Medium

Engraving on paper

Dimensions

465 × 352 mm (image); 478 × 356 mm (plate/sheet)

Credit Line

The Wallace L. DeWolf and Joseph Brooks Fair Collections

Reference Number

1920.2200

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