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image of The Annunciation Fra Carnevale (painter)
Umbrian-Florentine, active c. 1445 - 1484
The Annunciation, c. 1445/1450
tempera on panel
overall: 87.6 x 62.8 cm (34 1/2 x 24 3/4 in.) framed: 120 x 92.4 x 8.3 cm (47 1/4 x 36 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
1939.1.218
On View
From the Tour: The Early Renaissance in Florence
Object 8 of 8

1908Guiffrey, J. "La Collection de M. Gustave Dreyfus," Les Arts VIII (January 1908):393
1939Offner, Richard. "The Barberini Panels and Their Painter." In Mediaeval Studies in Memory of A. Kingsley Porter. Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1939: 236-246.
1940Richter, George Martin. "Rehabilitation of Fra Carnevale," ArtQ (Autumn 1940):317-318, repro.
1941Duveen Brothers. Duveen Pictures in Public Collections of America. New York, 1941: nos. 56-57, repros.
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 127-128, no. 329, as by the Master of the Barberini Panels.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 246, repro. 151.
1944Frankfurter, Alfred M. The Kress Collection in the National Gallery. New York, 1944: 34, repro., as by Master of the Barberini Panels.
1945Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 37, repro.
1959Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 61, repro.
1961Seymour 1961 (Kress), 32, color repro. pl. 27
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 84
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 74, repro.
1968Shapley, Fern Rusk. Paintings from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: Italian Schools, XV-XVI Century. London, 1968: 3, fig. 1.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 218, repro.
1979Christiansen, Keith. "For Fra Carnevale," Apollo CIX, no. 205 (March 1979): 198+.
1979Shapley, Fern Rusk. Catalogue of the Italian Paintings. 2 vols. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1979: I:309-311, II:pl. 222
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 108, no. 82, color repro., as by Master of the Barberini Panels.
1985Mündler, Otto. "The Travel Diaries of Otto Mündler." Ed. Carol Togneri Dowd. Walpole Society 51 (1985): 220, 291.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 253, repro.
1991Gingold, Diane J. and Elizabeth A.C. Weil. The Corporate Patron. New York, 1991: 196-197, color repro. (As by the Master of the Barberini Panels.)
1997Shaw-Eagle, Joanna. "Christ's Birth Gave Birth to Astounding Images: Gallery Glitters with holy Masterpieces." Washington Times (December 21, 1997): D5.
1998Gersch-Nešic, Beth. “Pregnancy." In Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art. Edited by Helene E. Roberts. 2 vols. Chicago, 1998: 2:753.
2003Boskovits, Miklós, and David Alan Brown, et al. Italian Paintings of the Fifteenth Century. The Systematic Catalogue of the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 2003: 182-186, color repro.

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