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The Adoration of the Magi

Inscription

in plate, lower margin, left: Quod Abrahæ. Datumq de Christo fides,/Lætusq spondet Gabrielis nuncius;/Ioannis exclamatio, atq Magdales/Pia nctio, Petriq, necnon sub Cruce; right: Centurionis euidens confessio/Quod personant: Hoc dona Rgnum mystica/Loquuntur : Aurum, Myrrha, Thusq liquidem/Regem, Deumq, Hominemq mortalem notant.

Signed

lower left: HGoltzius .fc. et. excud.

Marks

verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 58.427

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard (London); May 8, 1958, purchased by MFA.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund

about 1586

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 022 (II); Hollstein 16

Accession Number

58.427

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