The Archangel Gabriel announcing the birth of Christ

Artist: Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)
Date: 1520s
Medium: Pen and brown ink; traces of squaring in black chalk
Dimensions: Sheet: 8 5/16 x 6 1/2 in. (21.1 x 16.5 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Promised Gift of Leon D. and Debra R. Black, and Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift and 2007 Benefit Fund, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.253

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