This painting is part of the group: The Crucifixion Triptych

This painting is the outside of the left hand shutter from the Crucifixion triptych. It shows the Archangel Gabriel. The image would only be seen when the wings of the triptych were closed and were often less colourful than the images inside.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1502 - 1550
Full title
The Archangel Gabriel: Reverse of Left Hand Shutter
Group
Date made
probably 1527-30
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
76.2 × 21.8 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Mrs Joseph H. Green, 1880
Inventory number
NG1088.4
Location in Gallery

Other paintings in the group: The Crucifixion Triptych

Painting
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst
probably 1527-30
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst: 'The Crucifixion: Central Panel'
Painting
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst
probably 1527-30
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst: 'Donor: Left Hand Shutter'
Painting
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst
probably 1527-30
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst: 'Donatrix: Right Hand Shutter'
Painting
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst
probably 1527-30
Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aalst: 'The Virgin Annunciate: Reverse of Right Hand Shutter'