The Annunciation

Tempera and gold leaf on panel | 128.3 x 92.1cm | c. 1390-1395

Tommaso del Mazza

The words Ave gratia plena Dominus tecum (Greetings most favored one! The Lord is with you) from Saint Luke's Gospel (1:8) emerge from the archangel Gabriel's mouth as he announces the conception of Christ to the Virgin Mary. In Mary's lap the Bible ...
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