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The Annunciation

The Annunciation

Item Information

Title:
The Annunciation
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: A finely executed fore-edge painting appears on each volume. Both are skillfully done copies of famous religious paintings, the first volume bearing "The Annunciation," after Fra Lippo Lippi.
Date:
(c) 1803
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint--Annunciation
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Terms of Use:
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1803.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The Holy Bible : containing Old and New Testaments / translated out of the original tongues; and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by His Majesty's special command. Appointed to be read in churches, vol. 1
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000174A
Call #:
BS1851803 .E4x
Barcode:
39999063117392