Monday, August 27, 2018

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

In this etching (circa 1680), the Flemish Valentin Lefevre took inspiration from the great Titian. The etching is in the collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.


Monday, August 20, 2018

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

An Armenian Annunciation from the Morgan Library and Museum.

Monday, August 13, 2018

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

This week's Annunciation was carved in oak by an unknown Flemish artist and cannot even be dated with certainty. According to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which holds the piece, it was crafted sometime between the 16th and 17th centuries.


Monday, August 6, 2018

Praying the Angelus with Art: This Week's Image

A fresco by Michaelangelo's teacher Domenico Ghirlandaio is this week's Annunciation.
Domenico Ghirlandaio [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons