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Print, The Adoration of the Shepherds, after 1609

This is a Print. It was after Annibale Carracci and print maker: Nicolaus van Aelst. It is dated after 1609. Its medium is engraving on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of George Campbell Cooper. It is credited Bequest of George Campbell Cooper.

Its dimensions are

10.6 × 13.6 cm (4 3/16 × 5 3/8 in.)

It is signed

Inscribed, lower left: "Annibal Caracius fecit et inue."; lower right: "Nic uan Aelst fec."

It is inscribed

Inscribed, lower left: "Annibal Caracius fecit et inue."; lower right: "Nic uan Aelst fec."

Cite this object as

Print, The Adoration of the Shepherds, after 1609; Print Maker: Nicolaus van Aelst (Flemish, ca. 1527 - 1613); Italy; engraving on paper; 10.6 × 13.6 cm (4 3/16 × 5 3/8 in.); Bequest of George Campbell Cooper; 1896-3-109

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