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The Three Magi: Balthasar, King of Sheba

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

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Jacques Bellange
French, c. 1575-1616

About this artwork

Jacques Bellange was one of the most original exponents of the Mannerist style in the early seventeenth century. A significant court artist
for the Duchy of Lorraine at Nancy, he depicted the three magi in various exotic costumes and extravagant poses.

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Artist

Jacques Bellange

Title

The Three Magi: Balthasar, King of Sheba

Origin

France

Date

Artist's working dates 1614–1638

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

287 × 163 mm

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1942.268

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