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The Adoration of the Shepherds

A work made of pen and brown ink, with white heightening, on ivory laid paper prepared with rust-brown wash, partially incised for transfer.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with white heightening, on ivory laid paper prepared with rust-brown wash, partially incised for transfer.

Date:

1611/12

Artist:

Ludovico Carracci
Italian, 1555-1619

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Artist

Lodovico Carracci

Title

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Origin

Bologna

Date

1611–1612

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with white heightening, on ivory laid paper prepared with rust-brown wash, partially incised for transfer

Inscriptions

Inscribed on former mount: "S.B. 85"

Dimensions

276 × 274 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Kate Ganz in honor of Laura M. Giles

Reference Number

2000.441

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