Anunciatio Beatæ Mariæ (L'Annonciation ; Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin ; Annunciation, with angel approaching the seated Mary from the left, and the dove of the Holy Spirit above), from the series Vita et historia beatæ Mariæ virginis matris Dei (La Vie de la Vierge ; The Life and History of the the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God)

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635

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about 1634

Etching on paper

Plate: 2 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (6.3 × 4.4 cm)

Sheet: 2 5/8 × 1 7/8 in. (6.7 × 4.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921

PR.954.20.105

Publisher

Israël Henriet, Paris

Geography

Place Made: France, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: Anunciatio Beatae [ae in ligature] Mariae [ae in ligature]; inscribed, in plate, lower left: Cum Priuilegio Regis.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Callot fe. Israel excud.

Provenance

Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 1371; Meaume 80

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