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Adoration of the Kings

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In the center the Virgin with Child surrounded by three Kings with their gifts and St. Joseph in the background.

Provenance

Fernandez collection, Madrid. 1941, William Randolph Hearst (b. 1863 - d. 1951), New York; March 25, 1941, Hearst sale, Gimbel Brothers, New York, lot 272-1, to the MFA for $397.60. (Accession Date: April 10, 1941)

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Spanish, Renaissance, about 1525–30

Object Place

Burgos, Spain

Dimensions

74.93 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.219

Medium or Technique

Stone; marble, alabaster

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture