Friday, March 6, 2009
Fine Art Friday: Religious Orders
Detail Showing the Poor Clares from St. Clare Grieving Over the Body of St. Francis by Giotto, 1300.
A detail of Benedict from a fresco in San Marco, Florence by Fra Angelico, 1439-1445.
St. Francis with another Friar by the Master of Hoogstraten, date unknown.
Nuns by Armand Gautier, before 1894.
Jesuiten III by Lyonel Feininger, 1915.
Dominicans. A Convent Garden Near Florence by Elihu Vedder, before 1923.