The Adoration of the Shepherds

Public Domain

Artist(s) / maker(s)

Maerten de Vos (after)
,
Hans Sadeler (publisher)

Date

1579

Period

16th century
The print contains the text: Qui conceptus est de spiritu sancto, natus ex Maria virgine, the third article of faith: belief in the birth of Christ. Some shepherds kneel before the manger with the Christ child. Two angels beside the manger. In the background left the annunciation and in the background right the proclamation to the shepherds. The print has…
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The print contains the text: Qui conceptus est de spiritu sancto, natus ex Maria virgine, the third article of faith: belief in the birth of Christ. Some shepherds kneel before the manger with the Christ child. Two angels beside the manger. In the background left the annunciation and in the background right the proclamation to the shepherds. The print has a Latin caption with a Bible quote referring to the Bible story depicted and a Latin caption about the Apostolic Creed. The third print in a 12-part series on the Creed.
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More about this work

Features
Artist(s) / maker(s) Maerten de Vos VIAF RKD Wikidata, Hans Sadeler
Types burin engraving , reproductive prints AAT
Category prints (visual works) AAT
Material paper
Dimensions 194 x 244 mm
Location Work currently not on display
Object number 2013-HW
Vlaamse Kunstcollectie - EN

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