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1501 of 1517
Joachim Antonisz. Wtewael (1566 - 1638)
The Adoration of the Shepherds
A770; oil on canvas; 75 x 97 cm
Prov: Lord Kirnaird
Purchased (France Fund), 1948; WA1948.100
White 1999, p. 172
The Adoration of the Shepherds was one of Wtewael's favourite subjects. This version has been dated c.1606 by comparison with a dated Annunciation to the Shepherdsin the Saul Steinberg Collection, New York.
Information derived from the Ashmolean Museum's Complete Illustrated Catalogue of Paintings.