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The Calling of Abraham (or The Annunciation to the Shepherds), from Cainet Reynst

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

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  • A work made of etching and engraving on laid paper.

Date:

ca. 1655-58

Artist:

Cornelis Visscher (Dutch, c. 1629-1658)
after Jacopo Bassano (Italian, 1510-1592)

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 213

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Cornelis Visscher

Title

The Calling of Abraham (or The Annunciation to the Shepherds), from Cainet Reynst

Place

Holland (Artist's nationality)

Date

1638–1658

Medium

Etching and engraving on laid paper

Dimensions

314 x 380 mm (plate); 373 x 490 (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace S. Oakley

Reference Number

1923.1635

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