Denys Calvaert

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Denys Calvaert
approximately 1540-1619
Adoration of the Shepherds
Pen and black ink and wash, brown wash, black chalk, with white opaque watercolor, on paper washed with dark blue.
8 3/4 x 7 1/16 inches (222 x 180 mm)
Purchased as gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Bass, Mrs. Gerrit P. Van de Bovenkamp, Mrs. William Rogers Herod, Mrs. George P. Kramer, and the Lois and Walter C. Baker Fund.
Linda Papaharis, New York; P. & D. Colnaghi, London.

Stampfle, Felice, with the assistance of Ruth S. Kraemer and Jane Shoaf Turner. Netherlandish Drawings of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries and Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1991, p. 28, no. 48, repr.


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Associated names: 

Bass, Robert M., donor.
Bass, Robert M., Mrs., donor.
Van de Bovenkamp, Gerrit P., Mrs., donor.
Herod, William Rogers, Mrs., donor.
Kramer, George P., Mrs., donor.
Baker, Lois Duffie, -1979, donor.
Baker, Walter C., donor.

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