Creator

Creation Date

16th century

Era

1400-1600

Medium

Wood carving

Dimensions

12.75 x 11

Credit Line

Purchase by the Department of Art History

Accession Number

2015.182

Creator Biography

Creator Unknown, Dutch.

Description

A 16th century high relief wood carving of the Annunciation. The Angel Gabriel stands next to a kneeling Virgin Mary with dramatic drapery and an arm raised pointing to the sky, where clouds swirl around a beam of light pointing to Mary's head.

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