Monday, March 30, 2020

Monday, March 23, 2020

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

As the Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord draws near, we see this great feast depicted in an Asian setting. (I love how Gabriel is holding the curtain back while the heavenly light streams through the window upon Mary!)

Monday, March 16, 2020

Monday, March 9, 2020

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

This Annunciation by George Lawrence Bulleid, dated 1903, was put up for auction in 2005 and sold for just over $6,000.

Monday, March 2, 2020

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

Annunciation by George Klontzas (1560-1570)
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery

Monday, February 24, 2020

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

This brilliantly executed Annunciation by the Master of Braunschweig was painted about the year 1275.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

This image by Benvenuto di Giovanni presents many classic features of a Renaissance Annunciation.