Artist Gaetano Gandolfi, Italian, 1734-1802
Artist after Niccolò dell' Abbate, Italian, 1512-1571
Title
  • Adoration of the Shepherds
Date 1768
Medium engraving in ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 18 × 12 1/4 inches (45.7 × 31.1 cm)
Sheet: 21 1/2 × 14 7/8 inches (54.6 × 37.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S506
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in Latin, in plate below image.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: 797
December 1885, Kissam sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Vesme, Alexandre de. Le Peintre-Graveur Italien. Milan, 1906, p. 512, no. 7.