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

Annunciation with St. Margaret and St. Ansanus wikidata:Q979440 
Artist
Annunciation:
lateral figures and 4 medallions with prophets:
(brother-in-law)
Annunciation with St. Margaret and St. Ansanus
Title
The Annunciation and Two Saints
Object type painting / triptych
Description
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.
Date circa 1333
Medium tempera on wood
Dimensions Height: 265 cm (104.3 in); Width: 305 cm (10 ft)
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 the life of Mary commissioned by the cathedral for the four altars of the patrons of Siena (Saint Ansanus, Saint Sabinus, Saint Crescentius and St. Victor) during 1330-1350. These included the Presentation at the Temple by Ambrogio Lorenzetti (altar of St. Crescentius, 1342), the Nativity of the Virgin by Pietro Lorenzetti (1342, Altar of St. Sabinus), and a Nativity, now disassembled, attributed to Bartolomeo Bulgarini from 1351 (altar of St. Victor) and were crowned by Duccio di Buoninsegna's Maestà.
1799 Uffizi
Inscriptions symon martini et lippvs memmi de senis me pinxervnt anno domini mcccxxxiii inscription in the original frame now covered by 19th-century restoration work
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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