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The Virgin of the Annunciation

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Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in black ink in oval: A F D [Ambroise Firmin-Didot; Lugt 119]; in graphite: C8740

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (1790-1876, Paris); Firmin-Didot sale, Paris, Danlos, Delisle, and Pawlowski, April 30, 1877, lot 465; Fitzroy Carrington (1869-1954, born Surbiton, Surrey, England, active in New York and Boston; acquired by the MFA January, with funds provided by E.J.Holmes

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

The Virgin Annunciate

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 003; Bartsch 2

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 11.9 cm (6 11/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.525

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