Monday, March 20, 2017

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

The Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord is celebrated this week. The image is taken from a Missal dating to 1400 (France) and is a detail of the Introit (Entrance Chant) for the Mass on the Feast of the Annunciation of the Lord. From the Morgan Library and Museum.



Monday, March 13, 2017

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image


The Annunciation, Francesco Albani (1633).

Monday, March 6, 2017

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image


In this detail of a page of a thousand-year-old sacramentary in the collection of The Morgan Library and Museum, we see the depiction of the Annunciation in the opening letter of the Collect for the Feast of the Annunciation of the Lord.