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Annunciation of the Redemption

Annunciation of the Redemption from Original Sin Polychromed pearwood. Modello for altar-piece on shaped green base with gilded leaf and dart moulding, 3 inserted detachable, carvings: Center, festooned green pillar, with Temptation in low relief on base, over gilded capital, clouds with bust of...

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By 1967, Dr. Kurt Rossacher (b. 1918 - d. 1988), Salzburg, Austria; 1967, sold by Rossacher to the MFA. (Accession date: October 11, 1967)

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Bequest Fund

German (Bavaria), About 1765–75

Object Place

Bavaria, Germany

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wood; pearwood