Skip to main content

The Adoration of the Shepherds: 2841

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Petrazzi, Astolfo (Attributed to)

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Brangwyn, Frank

Measurements and weight

Height: 187 mm
Width: 162 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

Note

See also Pietro Sorri

School or Style

Italian
Sienese School

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey-green)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink over some black chalk, on grey-green paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ignoto
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 142 143 (twice)
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2841
Primary reference Number: 6912
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The Adoration of the Shepherds" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6912 Accessed: 2024-02-27 07:15:56

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6912 |title=The Adoration of the Shepherds |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-02-27 07:15:56|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-6912

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp38/2841.jpg"
        alt="The Adoration of the Shepherds"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">The Adoration of the Shepherds</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

More objects and works of art you might like

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Accession Number: PD.3-2013

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Accession Number: C.2821C-1928

Adoration of the Shepherds

Accession Number: 2821

The Adoration of the Shepherds

Accession Number: PD.33-1986

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...