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.

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