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Print Maker:
Martin Schongauer, German, 1450–1491  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on laid paper
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
Germany (Present day France)
Date:
ca. 1485
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The Virgin is seated in the foreground, left, holding the Child on her knees. One of the Magi kneels before them, shown facing left, in profile. The two other Magi, and their servants, are in the background, right. A dog, at lower right. Monogram of Schongauer, lower center.
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Campbell Cooper
Accession Number:
1896-3-5
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1896-3-5