Paulus Bor

The Annunciation of the Virgin’s Death

Date
ca. 1635-40

Medium
oil on canvas

Dimension
203.2 x 157.5 cm

Date
ca. 1635-40

Medium
oil on canvas

Dimension
203.2 x 157.5 cm

The Annunciation of the Virgin’s Death is an altarpiece by Paulus Bor (known as Orlando), the Dutch Caravaggisti who co-founded the ‘Bentvueghels’ (Birds of a Feather, society of Netherlandish artists in Rome) during his Roman sojourn. It was sold through Nicholas Hall to the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa.