Madonna van nederigheid

Fra Angelico, ca. 1440, schilderij, SK-A-3011

As a Dominican monk, artist Fra Angelico was able to avoid the strict rules of the Florentine guilds. That allowed him to develop his own personal style: remarkably realistic, with big forms and a rather sweet quality derived from the older painting traditions of Siena and Florence.

Briséwaaier van ivoor, geheel…

anoniem, ca. 1700 - ca. 1750, briséwaaier, BK-14632