Category:Annunciation by Simone Martini and Lippo Memmi in the Uffizi Gallery, Florence

Artist Annunciation:
Simone Martini (1285–1344) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q221043
Simone Martini
Alternative names Simone Sanese

Italian painter and manuscript illuminator

Date of birth/death between 1280 and 1285 1344
Location of birth/death Siena Avignon
Work period between 1313 and 1342
Work location Naples, Assisi, Siena, Avignon
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lateral figures and 4 medallions with prophets:
Lippo Memmi (1291–1356) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q504963
Lippo Memmi

Italian painter

Date of birth/death circa 1291 1356
Location of birth/death Siena Siena
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Title The Annunciation and Two Saints wikidata:Q979440
Deutsch: Mitteltafel: Maria Verkündigung, links: Hl. Ansanus von Siena, rechts: Heilige Maxima, Mutter des Ansanus (oder Margarethe), in den Giebelfeldern vier Medaillons mit den Propheten Jeremias, Ezechiel, Jesaiah und Daniel
English: Gabriel holds an olive branch in his hand, a traditional symbol of peace, while pointing at the Holy Ghost's dove with the other.
Medium tempera on wood
Dimensions Height: 265 cm (104.3 in). Width: 305 cm (120.1 in).
Uffizi Gallery Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q51252
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Native name Galleria degli Uffizi
Location Florence
Coordinates 43° 46′ 07″ N, 11° 15′ 19″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established (built), 1765 (open to public)
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2nd floor room 3 Trecento
Accession number 451
Object history
English: executed for the chapel of Sant'Ansano of the Cathedral in Siena, part of a cycle with the theme of Mary commissioned by the cathedral for the four altars of the patrons of Siena
1799 Uffizi
References left: Polo Museale Fiorentino, Inventario 1890: online database: entry 451 (Italian)
center: Polo Museale Fiorentino, Inventario 1890: online database: entry 452 (Italian)
right: Polo Museale Fiorentino, Inventario 1890: online database: entry 453 (Italian)
Polo Museale Fiorentino Catalogo: online database: entry 00284557 (Italian)
Web Gallery of Art
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