The Annunciation  1587

by Tintoretto

painting by Tintoretto (Museum: Scuola Grande di San Rocco) [br] The painting is on the wall of the Sala Inferiore of the Scuola Grande di San Rocco. With its unusual perspective that places the viewer in mid-air, looking down into the house of Mary, this [i]Annunciation[/i] is one of the most intimate works of the cycle in the room. Tintoretto multiples the perspective d...
422 x 545 cm
Oil on canvas
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