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The Annunciation

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 255 x 183 mm
  • Inv. 2014-AC

Public Domain

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Lucas Kilian RKD
Augsburg 1579 - Augsburg 1637
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Hans I Rottenhammer RKD
Munich 1564 - Augsburg 1625

Title The Annunciation
Period 17th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription left of centre, on book for the Virgin: Ecce Ancila/ Dni
printed inscription in the depiction: Ave Mra. Grat. Plena.
printed inscription in the representation, bottom left: Io/ Rottenh. pinx venet. L. Kil.s f.
printed inscription in the depiction: Quod versatis opus sacre .... (t/m) .... sit ut iste Deus.
printed inscription in the depiction, bottom centre: Admodum Dno Michaeli Schminero [...] Dom. Custodis DDC.
inscription bottom left: R41
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-AC
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11E the Holy Ghost Iconclass
11E1 Holy Ghost represented as a dove (in flames) Iconclass
11F the Virgin Mary Iconclass
11F81 miraculous statues of Mary or the Madonna Iconclass
11F9 Mary devotion Iconclass
11G angels Iconclass
11G184 the Archangel Gabriel Iconclass
25F3 birds Iconclass
25F39(DOVE) other birds: dove Iconclass
25G41(LILY) flowers: lily Iconclass
26A clouds Iconclass
41A711 table Iconclass
46E32 pigeon (as messenger) Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
73 New Testament Iconclass
73A52 the Annunciation: Mary, usually reading, is visited by the angel (sometimes a woman overhears the conversation) Iconclass
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