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The Annunciation

Artist:
Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio (Italian, Parma or Verona ca. 1500/1505–1565 Krakow (?))
Artist:
After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian, Pieve di Cadore ca. 1485/90?–1576 Venice)
Date:
1537
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet (trimmed to image): 17 15/16 x 13 1/2 in. (45.5 x 34.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.219
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at upper left 'PLVS'; at upper right 'VLTRA'; at lower left 'IACOBVS / CARALIVS / FE'; at lower right 'TITIANI FIGVRARVM / AD CÆSAREM EXEMPLA'

Marking: On verso at left center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower left: DOUBLETTE / DER / ALBERTINA Collection stamp (Lugt 5h)
Watermark: crossed arrows
Vendor: Graphische Sammlung Albertina
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 28, 1994–February 5, 1995.

B.XV.67.3; TIB. XV.2802.67.003; Mauroner 56.1
Pierre Rosenberg, Elizabeth E. Barker, George R. Goldner et al. The Wrightsman Pictures. Everett Fahy, New York and New Haven, 2005, fig. no. 3, p. 56, ill.



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