The Adoration of the Magi, ca. 1951

  • Luigi Martinotti, Italian

Enamel on copper

  • Framed: Overall: 2 1/4 × 2 1/8 × 1/8 inches (5.7 × 5.4 × 0.3 cm)

Gift of the Italian Government

54.205

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Christianity
  • Italian
  • Enamel
  • Copper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Plaque (flat object)
  • Infant
  • Milan
  • Animals
  • Christ
  • Virgin mary
  • Joseph
  • Star (extraterrestrial body)
  • Adoration of the magi

Provenance

Italian Government (Italy); 1954-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Ecclesiastical Art Exhibition. Exh. cat., City Art Museum of St. Louis. October 12 - November 8, 1964, no. 67.

Rights Status

Luigi Martinotti, The Adoration of the Magi, ca. 1951, enamel on copper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Italian Government, 54.205.