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Old Men Looking at a Star
Old Men Looking at a Star
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
21.6 x 15 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Paul Prouté 7/17/1973; M.S. Sopher (his stamp verso);

Cf. possible duplicate: A003429 (1963.30.2777)

Accession Number:
1993.63.162
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

clothed men and nude women gather outside at night by the light of single brilliant star, hailed by the men; the women, in a separate group, nurse infants and speak to the men.