Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Angelic Painter

Today is the memorial for Blessed Giovanni of Fiesole, better known to the world as Fra Angelico.

It's hard to express in words the art of Il Beato; fortunately, a picture is worth a thousand words.



(Fra Angelico, The Transfiguration, c. 1441, Museo di San Marco)

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