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The Annunciation
The Annunciation
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
30.8 x 20.5 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
ILC in pencil: John Gibbs (mid-19th c.) English (L. 1081);
ILL verso: Fountaine Walker (late 19th c.) Scottish (L. 2545);

Accession Number:
1963.30.36530
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The archangel Gabriel, holding a lily, enters the Virgin's bedroom and points at a vision of God the Father and the Holy Spirit appearing above.