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The Annunciation  1600

by El Greco

In the picture of the Prado treating the same subject and painted in Venice, El Greco placed the Annunciation scene in a dynamic architectural setting and enlivened it with a group of cherubs. In this version, dating from the last years of the 16th century, the interior of the room is filled with clouds and flashing lights, in a way that the objects surrounding the Virgin ...
91 x 66.5 cm (35.8 x 26.2 in)
Oil on Canvas
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