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European Art
Artist: Unknown

The Annunciation

1125–50

Polychromed limestone

89 × 69 cm (35 1/16 × 27 3/16 in.)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, and Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Funds
1968.37
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Spanish, Navarre
Period: 
second quarter 12th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Monastery at Cambrón near Sabáda (Zaragoza) ( –ca. 1960?); Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York City (ca. 1960–1968); Yale University Art Gallery (1968– )

Bibliography: 

Walter B. Cahn, “Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections: III, New England University Museums,” Gesta 8 (1969): 66–68, no. VI. 6, fig. 21.

Antonio Naval Mas, Arte de Aragón emigrado en coleccionismo USA (Huesca, Spain: Antonio Naval Mas, 2015), 536–39, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.