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The Adoration of the Shepherds: M.78

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Titles

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Maker(s)

Tristán de Escamilla, Luis (Painter)

Notes

History note: Louis-Philippe; Louis-Philippe sale, Christie's, 6 May 1853 (27), bt. Haines

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

Production date: AD 1620

School or Style

Spanish

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas Canvas Height 233 cm Width 115 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: GLO[RI]A IN EXCELSIS DEO ET IN TE[RR]A PAX
  • Location: On the scroll
  • Text: Ls TRISTA.F.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1620
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.78
Primary reference Number: 3051
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 22 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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