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The Meeting at the Golden Gate
Bourges (probably), France; Paris (or), France (Place Created)
Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment
Ms. 36, fol. 89v
Leaf: 17.9 × 13.3 cm (7 1/16 × 5 1/4 in.)
Joachim and Anne turn in surprise as an angel descends from above to tell them, despite their advanced age and their difficulty in conceiving a child, Anna will soon give birth to the
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