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The Annunciation

Artist:
Engraved by Mario Cartaro (Italian, born Viterbo, active Rome ca. 1557–88, died 1620)
Artist:
Designed by Marco Pino (Italian, Costa del Pino, Siena ca. 1525–ca. 1587 Naples)
Date:
1571
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (36.8 x 23.1 cm) Trimmed at platemark; at bottom, beneath first line of inscription.
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.97.527
Not on view
Signature: In plate, lower right: Monogram

Inscription: In plate, lower right, beside monogram: "MAR Senensis Invent."
In plate, beneath illustration: "SUSCIPE VIRGO SACRUM VERBUM TIBI MISSUM A PATRE ... " (cropped beneath first line)

Marking: Stamp on Verso: "Doublette der Albertina"
Graphische Sammlung Albertina
B.XV.520.1; TIB.XXXI.403.1; Cattaneo 2000 p. 7 no. 1
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