Collection

after: Peter Paul Rubens
Flemish, 1577-1640

Adoration of the Magi, Nd
Oil on panel
Gift of Shirley Lewis Oakes Butler, class of 1951, in memory of her father, Sir Harry Oakes, Bart.
1988.23
Period: 17th c
Classification: Painting
Dimensions: Unframed: 47 x 61 1/2 in. (119.38 x 156.21 cm)
Provenance v
(L. Gow, Esq. D.L., L.L.D. Sale, Christie’s, London May 28, 1937, lot no. III). Sir Harry Oakes, Bt. [d. 1943]. By inheritance to Shirley Oakes Butler (?); bequested 1987 to Mrs. Robert Leigh-Wood (Patricia Oakes VC ‘73) and Mrs. Harry W. Havemeyer (Eugenie Aiguier VC ‘51) from the estate of Shirley Oakes Butler; given 1988 to VC Art Gallery in the name of Shirley Oakes Butler in memory of her father Sir Harry Oakes, Bt.
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