The Annunciation

Book Title: Het Nieuwe Testament ons salichmaeckers Iesv Christi, mitsgaders d'epistelen : wt het Oude Testament, soo die door 't jaer in den dienst der h. kercke ghelesen worden. / Oversien ende verbetert na den laetsten Roomschen text, door den eerw. H. Henricus van den Leemputte, Licentiaet in de h. Godheyt. Verciert met veel schoone figueren, gesneden door Christoffel van Sichem, voor P.I.P.

Author: Leemputte, Henricus van den, 1588-1657

Image Title: The Annunciation

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Description: The angel Gabriel, holding a lily, visits Mary and announces that she will give birth to Jesus. On the left are scenes depicting the crucifixion of Jesus. Includes the monogram of the woodcutter, Christoffel van Sichem II (1577-1658) on the left; his son, Christoffel van Sichem III (1618-1659), may have collaborated with him on these images.

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