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The Annunciation, after the lost painting by Titian
The Annunciation, after the lost painting by Titian
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
46.1 x 34.8 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLL in the plate: Iacobus Caralius .Fe.;
ILR in the plate: Titiani Figurarum ad Caesarem exempla;
Provenance:
R.E. Lewis, 10/14/76;
LL verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 31);
Inscribed on the mat: "From a destroyed painting done for Emperor Charles V in 1536, and until early 19th c. in the Aranjuéz Palace Chapel";
Sopher 16th c. cat. no.31,

Accession Number:
1986.1.362
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Mary kneels at a lectern with a sewing basket at her feet as the angel Gabriel rushes in with a lily. Angels and clouds swirl above, around the descending dove of the Holy Spirit.