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A depiction of the Annunciation to the Virgin Mary, by the Archangel Gabriel, that she would bear the Son of God. On the left of the composition is the kneeling figure of Gabriel, seen in profile facing the right, carrying a lily. Seated on a stone terrace before the Archangel is the Virgin, seen in three-quarter frontal view facing the left; her head is inclined towards Gabriel with her eyes closed and her arms crossed over her breast.
tempera on panel
H 23.6 x W 57.6 cm
bequeathed through the National Art Collections Fund, 1947