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The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

L'adoration des Mages, early 17th century

  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635
  • Israël Henriet, French, ca. 1590-1661

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 2 7/8 × 1 3/4 inches (7.3 × 4.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Elliott T. Slocum Fund

44.35

Signed in plate, bottom left edge: Callot fecit.

Inscribed in plate, lower center: Magi adorant Iesum. Bottom right edge: Israel excud.

1944-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Jacques Callot, L'adoration des Mages, early 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Elliott T. Slocum Fund, 44.35.