Adoration of the Magi

about 1445-1450



Bonifacio Bembo, Italian, 1420-1478
Born: Cremona, Italy
Work Locations: Italy
Active Years: 1455-1478


Object Info

Object: painting
Not currently on view
Object ID: 1957.167


Oil paint on panel


The Simon Guggenheim Memorial Collection

More Info


image height: 40.5 in, 102.8700 cm; image width: 26.875 in, 68.2625 cm; frame height: 48 in, 121.9200 cm; frame width: 34 1/2 in, 87.6300 cm


European and American Art Before 1900


European and American Art Before 1900-European Art

Known Provenance

Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, Cremona, Italy. (Galerie Trotti, Paris), 1909. Michele Lazzaroni, Paris, by 1911, until 1926; (Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence), 1926; purchased 1926 from Contini-Bonacossi by Mr. and Mrs. Simon Guggenheim; gifted in trust 1957 by Mrs. Olga Guggenheim to the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.

Exhibition History

  • "Pinacoteca di Brera, Mostra dedicata ai Tarocchi Visconti Sforza"—Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense, 09/23/1999 - 01/15/2000
  • "Arte Lombarda dai Visconti agli Sforza (Lombard Art from Visconti to Sforza) "—Palazzo Reale, 03/12/2015 - 06/28/2015