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Title:

The Virgin of the Annunciation

Maker:

Master of the S. Ursula Legend; painter; German artist, op.c.1499-1501

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

Flemish

Description:

These two pictures (see also 1518a) are on the inner and outer sides of the right wing of a triptych.

Production
Note:

The left wing of the triptych, 'Annunciate Angel', is part of the Johnson Collection, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Cat. 322b)

Technique:

grisaille

Material(s):

paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

grisaille oils on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 32.7, cm
width, 13.0, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1929; Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart

Provenance:

Wynn Ellis, sold Chrisitie's, 27 May 1876 (48), bt. Sir Henry Thompson, Bart., father of the donor

Inscription:

; on the scroll; dons. tecum. (dominus tecum) (for accurate transcription see published catalogue)

Documentation:

Gerson, Horst. Goodison, J. W.. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 78
pl. 38

'Two Wings of a Flemish Triptych'.
Source Title: Burlington Magazine LVII (1930)
p. 90-91
reproduced

Related Object:

1518a; The Entombment

Accession:

Object Number: 1518b
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1654; input: 2000-02-01; modified: 2017-01-09)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1654





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