The Annunciation (from the Life of the Virgin series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 054 (I/I); Hollstein-Koreny 54; Geisberg 20; Bartsch 34

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.6 x 18.2 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.11756

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, on banderole: AVE GRACIA PLENA; on vase at center left: SNARN

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center, below engraved border: . Israhel . V . M .

Markings

Verso, in graphite: B34/G20; C7007; (2534)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund