Artist Federico Barocci, Italian, 1535-1612
Publisher Calcografia Nazionale, Italian
  • Annunciation
Date between 1584 and 1588
Medium etching, engraving and drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 17 1/4 × 12 3/8 inches (43.8 × 31.4 cm)
Sheet: 22 1/4 × 16 3/4 inches (56.5 × 42.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S77
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Drystamp, lower right corner of plate mark: REGIA CALCOORAFIA DI ROMA
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Federicus, Barocius. Vrb. | inuentor. excudit.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left corner: No 77
Inscribed, center lower edge 128
Inscribed, lower right corner: Barocci 20c
April 1888, Royal Calcografia (Rome, Italy).
Mrs. James E. Scripps;
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Pillsbury, E.P. and L.S. Richards. The Graphic Art of Federico Barocci. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art and Yale University Art Gallery. Cleveland and New Haven, 1978, pp. 105-106, no. 75.