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The Adoration of the Magi, published with prints from the series Scherzi di Fantasia (Playful Fantasies)
The Adoration of the Magi, published with prints from the series Scherzi di Fantasia (Playful Fantasies)
Date:
ca. 1740
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
41 x 28.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.300
Acquisition Date:
1941-08-27
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

University Art Museum, UC, Berkeley, The Masking of Venice, 11 Dec 1996 - 4 March 1997.

The Virgin, seated in a ruin with a cow in the background, is approached by a stream of people, at the forefront richly dressed Magi who kneel and offer gifts.