Adoration of the Magi

Gifts of the Magi




Adoration of the Magi (SOLD)

Silk, metallic thread; 3+ carats emeralds, rubies, sapphires, garnet; opal, cultured freshwater pearls, prong set in sterling silver; antique and Japanese glass beads on 22 pt canvas.24 x 18.5 cm

Adapted from Benedictional of Engilmar (Bishop of Parenzo)

Ms. Ludwig VII 1; 83. ML.90 fol. 25v

J. PaulGettyMuseum collection

Regensburg, Bavaria, circa 1030-1040 AD

Original miniature 6.5 x 5 in