The Adoration of the Shepherds: A Night Piece
c. 1652
Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)
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  • Artist Name: Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)
  • Title: The Adoration of the Shepherds: A Night Piece
  • Date: c. 1652
  • Medium: Etching, drypoint and burin
  • Edition: State V
  • Dimensions: plate: 5-7/8 x 7-3/4 in. (14.9 x 19.7 cm); sheet: 6 x 7-15/16 in. (15.2 x 20.2 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Art Foundation
  • Accession Number: M.1977.32.094.G
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Art Foundation

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