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Angel of the Annunciation
Angel of the Annunciation
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Ink Wash With White Opaque Watercolor Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Image: 180 x 94 mm (7 1/16 x 3 11/16 in.)
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Object Type:
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 170 , Hellman no. 96 as “ An Angel” by Maturino da Firenze (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Notes from old file:
Phyllis Hattis suggested possible 17th century artist and Agnes Mongan (A.M. July 1972) agreed;
Note: previously unknown verso of drawing uncovered by removal of old mount in conservation by WRPCL in February 1991, and now matted separately (1963.24.19v)

Accession Number:
1963.24.19r
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-20
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

M.H. DeYoung Memorial Museum: The Childhood of Christ, 1967;
University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley: Master Drawings from California Collections, 1968, cat. no. 41, p. 47, repr.p. 122, in which Keith Thoreen , under supervision of Professor Juergen Schulz, discusses Maturino and Polidoro and accepts the attribution to Maturino.;
Utah Museum of Fine Arts: Aspects of the Italian Renaissance, 1973.

full length study of a male angel looking down and about to speak