Verkündigung Mariae zwischen den hll. Sebastian und Lucia

Verkündigung Mariae zwischen den hll. Sebastian und Lucia

More about this artwork
Albertinelli relocates the Annunciation to a hall-like interior space that opens up in the background onto a landscape that finds a counterpart in the foreground in the imaginary niches. Details such as the arrow or the hem of St Lucia's robe protrude from the foreground, thus creating a playful optical illusion for the spectator. While the calm figurative composition, the pietra-serena architecture and the view all draw on the works of Pietro Perugino, the powerful presence of the angel points to Fra Bartolommeo, with whom Albertinelli repeatedly worked.

Displayed
AP OG Saal IV
Inventory Number
1070
Birth year of the artist
1474
Year the artist deceased
1515
Dimensions of the object
174,2 x 202,1 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Pappelholz
Genre
Malerei
Origin
1832 durch König Ludwig I. in Florenz erworben
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Mariotto Albertinelli, Verkündigung Mariae zwischen den hll. Sebastian und Lucia, um 1508, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/A9xlyKMLWv (Last updated on 03.01.2022)

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