Monday, January 11, 2016
Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image
This interesting depiction of the Annunciation by Giannicolo di Paolo (c 1510/1515) features the scene as two framed paintings (tondo) with a continuous background, as if we were looking through two portholes at an event unfolding on an outside balcony.
From the National Museum of Art.
From St Alban's Cathedral (St Albans, England), a detail from the Annunciation window:
Sister Mary Lou Winters, FSP over in the UK has designed a lovely two-sided holy card to help promote the Angelus. Download the pdf file...
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