(b. 1518, Venezia, d. 1594, Venezia)

The Adoration of the Magi (detail)

c. 1582
Oil on canvas
Scuola Grande di San Rocco, Venice

Balthazar is beautiful, bending forward and wearing a turban that shines like a multicoloured jewel in the faint half-shadow.

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