The J. Paul Getty Museum

The Annunciation

Object Details

Title:

The Annunciation

Artists/Makers:

Master of the Llangattock Hours (Flemish, active about 1450 - 1460)

Willem Vrelant (Flemish, died 1481, active 1454 - 1481)

Culture:

Flemish

Place:

Ghent (bound), Belgium; Bruges (illuminated), Belgium (Place Created)

Date:

1450s

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IX 7 (83.ML.103), fol. 53v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 26.4 × 18.4 cm (10 3/8 × 7 1/4 in.)

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Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Flemish Manuscript Illumination: 1450-1550 (April 16 to June 30, 1985)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), April 16 to June 30, 1985
Illuminated Books of Hours (July 22 to October 3, 1986)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 22 to October 3, 1986
Jan Van Eyck's Annunciation (May 22 to September 4, 1994)
  • National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.), May 22 to September 4, 1994
Guillaume Wieland (Willem Vrelant), Miniaturist at the Court of the Dukes of Burgundy in the 15th Century (December 5, 1997 to January 17, 1998)
  • Bibliothèque royale de Belgique (Brussels), December 5, 1997 to January 17, 1998
Illuminating the Renaissance: The Triumph of Flemish Manuscript Painting in Europe (June 17, 2003 to February 22, 2004)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 17 to September 7, 2003
Building the Medieval World: Architecture in Illuminated Manuscripts (March 2 to May 16, 2010)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), March 2 to May 16, 2010
Face to Face: Flanders, Florence, and Renaissance (September 28, 2013 to January 13, 2014)
  • Huntington Art Collections (San Marino), September 28, 2013 to January 13, 2014
Truth and Beauty: The Pre-Raphaelites and the Old Masters (June 30 to September 30, 2018)
  • California Palace of the Legion of Honor (San Francisco), June 30 to September 30, 2018
Jan van Eyck: An Optical Revolution (February 1 to April 29, 2020)
  • Museum voor Schone Kunsten (Gand), February 1 to April 29, 2020