by Leonardo da Vinci at the age of 20
made out of oil paint and tempera and poplar panel
98 x 217 cms (381/2 x 851/4 ins)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy, Europe
Leonardo da Vinci paints The Annunciation for the Olivetan monastery of San Bartolomeo, near Florence.
Luke Syson; Syson, Luke; Larry Keith, Arturo Galansino, Antoni Mazzotta, Scott Nethersole and Per Rumberg (2011). "Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan". London: National Gallery
1 year, 1 day later
Martin Kemp; "Leonardo: Revised edition". Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
394 years, 3 months, 5 days later
Uffizi acquires The Annunciation and ascribes it to Domenico Ghirlandaio.
2 years, 1 day later
Karl Eduard von Liphart attributes The Annunciation to the youthful Leonardo da Vinci, an attribution which has since not been overturned.