Friday, August 29, 2014

Artist Study: Fra Angelico

This term we are studying Fra Angelico (Guido di Pietro) meaning the angelic friar. He was an artist during the Italian Renaissance and lived from 1395-1455.
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A painter before he was a friar, in the convents that he lived in, he painted frescos, alterpieces, and screens. 

We are studying: 
The Annunciation, 1450

Adoration of the Magi, 1445

The Madonna with Saints, 1438-1443

The Deposition from the Cross, 1443

Transfiguration of Christ, 1437-1446



The Last Judgement, 1432-1435

(detail)


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