The Annunciation Copy after Rubens, 1685 - 1691 Oil on canvas, 165 x 164,5 cm Ptuj Ormož Regional Museum, G 181 s
Title: The Annunciation
Creator: Johann Christian Schröder
Location Created: Ptuj castle, Ptuj Ormož Regional Museum
Provenance: Legacy of the Herberstein family, from Libochovice castle, Pokrajinski muzej Ptuj Ormož/Regional Museum Ptuj Ormož
Physical Dimensions: w164,5 x h165 cm
Long Description: "The painting originates from Libochovice castle in Bohemia and was ordered in the workshop of Johann Christian Schröder (1655-1702), the painter at the Czech court and the manager of Prague Castle Picture Gallery.
Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640) is the author of the original painted between 1610 and 1612, and kept in the Museum of Art History in Vienna." (Branko Vnuk)