L'adoration des Mages (The Adoration of the Magi)

Giuseppe Sforza Perini, Italian, 1748 - after 1835
after Parmigianino, Italian, 1503 - 1540


16th century

Chiaroscuro woodcut on paper

Sheet: 6 7/16 × 9 1/4 in. (16.3 × 23.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Transferred from the Dartmouth College Library



Place Made: Italy, Europe



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Not on view


Initialed, in image, lower left: F. P.; Richard Ford collector's mark, lower left: RF; reverse, in ink, left: Richard Ford / Bartsch v. 12 p. 29 / First state; reverse, stamped in purple ink, right: M. F. A. H. D. P. Coll. No 2025 / DUPLICATE SOLD BY THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON.


Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978); given to the Dartmouth College Library, likely through the Estate of Tatiana Ruzicka (1915-1995) courtesy of Edward Connery Lathem (1926-2009); transferred to present collection.

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