The Adoration of the Magi

Details

  • Title

    The Adoration of the Magi

  • Artist/maker

    Giovanni Francesco Penni (c. 1496 - after 1528)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1511 - 1528
  • Material and technique

    pen and brush in brown ink over black chalk, heightened with white bodycolour, on buff paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 20.8 x 31.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by a Body of Subscribers, 1846.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1846.287

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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), 656

Macandrew, Hugh, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, III, Italian Schools: Supplement (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1980), App.2.656

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