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The adoration of the shepherds; the Holy Family seated in a stable at centre, a lamp over the Virgin and Christ, two oxes beyond at right, the shepherds and another family looking in from the left; posthumous second state with the white spot near the upper right margin shaded over, after two dots have been added in upper left corner; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1654 Etching
- Published in: Paris
- (Europe,France,Ile-de-France (département),Paris)
- Height: 103 millimetres
- Width: 128 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered with Rembrandt's signature, in lower left: "Rembrandt F:"
For the Rembrandt etching see F,4.89.
The posthumous additions were possibly made by Pierre François Basan or Henri Louis Basan's workshop.
For comment on the volume, which was published by Henri Louis Basan, see 1941,0327.11.1.
Prints & Drawings
The adoration of the shepherds; the Holy Family seated in a stable at centre, a lamp beyond; late impression, re-worked by Pierre François Basan; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1654 Etching
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Object reference number: PPA324787
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