Monday, October 23, 2017

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

James Tissot was well-known and highly regarded for his biblical art, which reflected the time he spent in the Holy Land becoming familiar with both the terrain and the customs of the people. His Annunciation is part of his series on the Life of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and is housed (but not on display) in the Brooklyn Museum.

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