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The Annunciation

A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper, laid down along edges on ivory wove paper strips, and taped with cloth tape down center, verso.
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  • A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper, laid down along edges on ivory wove paper strips, and taped with cloth tape down center, verso.

Date:

1660/71

Artist:

Gérard Edelinck (French, born Flanders, 1640-1707)
after Nicolas Poussin (French, 1594-1665)
published by Nicolas Pitau (French, born Flanders, 1632-1671)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Gérard Edelinck

Title

The Annunciation

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Published 1660–1671

Medium

Engraving on ivory laid paper, laid down along edges on ivory wove paper strips, and taped with cloth tape down center, verso

Dimensions

Image: 35 × 44.5 cm (13 13/16 × 17 9/16 in.); Sheet, trimmed within platemark: 35.4 × 44.8 cm (13 15/16 × 17 11/16 in.); Sheet with taped margins: 35.6 × 45.1 cm (14 1/16 × 17 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Hammond Stickney Collection

Reference Number

1887.300

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