Adoration of the Magi Artist: Adam van Noort (Flemish, 1562–1641)


Pen and brown ink and brown wash over sketch in black chalk, pricked for transfer


seat: 8 9/16 × 6 7/16 in. (21.7 × 16.3 cm)

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Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer

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16th century


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Annotated w/ pen and brown ink at LL: "A NOORT" [the initial 'A' added in another hand]


Verso, signed w/ pen and ink at bottom: "...m van Noort inventor"; and annotated w/ pen and brown ink on the reverse of backing at bottom: "ADAM.VAN NOORT"; at top, with pencil: "p. 48," crossed out and changed to "p. 62"; the last annotation gone over with pen and brown ink; annotated w/ pencil on mount: "A. Van Nort."

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