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Happy Passover Wishing peace, health, and joy this Passover century Haggadah-German psalm verse 6 cent. after century missal source century, Ukranian detail from Washingto… Medieval Life, Medieval Fashion, Medieval Art, Renaissance Kunst, Renaissance Paintings, Old Paintings, Beautiful Paintings, European History, Art History

Good Pesach

Happy Passover Wishing peace, health, and joy this Passover 14th century Haggadah-German psalm 79, verse 6 19th cent. after 14th. century missal source 19th century, Ukranian detail from Washingto…

Gérard David Date circa 1520 Medium oil on panel Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie Location Frankfurt am Main Christian Drawings, Christian Art, Madonna, Städel Museum, Gerard David, Renaissance Kunst, Medieval Furniture, Art Through The Ages, Religion Catolica

The Annunciation

c. 1509. Mixed technique on wood. 40,9 x 32,1 cm. Städel Museum, Frankfurt. 1095. On view: 2nd upper level, Old Masters.

 detail of "The Annunciation" by Simone Martini, born in Siena. a golden dazzle ! the most beautiful "Annunciation", timeless masterpiece of Simone Martini, since Middle Ages. Renaissance Artworks, Renaissance Kunst, Siena, Madonna, Martini, Galerie Des Offices, Giorgio Vasari, Italian Paintings, Medieval Paintings

From The Annunciation and Two Saints (1330) | Simone Martini, born in Siena | Tempera on wood, 184 x 210 cm | Uffizi Gallery Florence. More

Lorenzo Veneziano, Annunciation, half of cent Catholic Art, Religious Art, Madonna, Images Of Mary, Italian Paintings, Art Through The Ages, Christian Artwork, Byzantine Icons, Medieval Art

Lorenzo Veneziano. Lion Polyptych. c.1356-72. detail of the Annunciation

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Traduction française par Jean de Vignay de la Légende dorée de Jacques de Voragine Date d'édition : 1365-1375 Type : manuscrit Langue : Français Format : 329 feuillets. - 300 × 215 mm Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8479013d Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Lucas 1, Domaine Public, Gospel Of Luke, Religion, Art Through The Ages, Archangel Gabriel

Manuscrits de la Bibliothèque Mazarine. Traduction française par Jean de Vignay de la Légende dorée de Jacques de Voragine

Manuscrits de la Bibliothèque Mazarine. Traduction française par Jean de Vignay de la Légende dorée de Jacques de Voragine -- 1365-1375 -- manuscrits

Domed Reliquary c. 1175 Gilt copper, champlevé enamel and walrus tusk on wood Made in Cologne, this reliquary is believed to have once housed the skull of St. Gregory of Nazianzus, probably brought to Germany by Henry the Lion during the Crusades. Rome Antique, Empire Romain, Byzantine Art, Religious Art, Religious Paintings, Romanesque, Museum, Sacred Art, Ancient Artifacts

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Domed Reliquary c. 1175 Gilt copper, champlevé enamel and walrus tusk on wood Made in Cologne, this reliquary is believed to have once housed the skull of St. Gregory of Nazianzus, probably brought...

The Annunciation, c. from The Llangattock Hours. By an illuminator who… Catholic Art, Religious Art, Fra Angelico, Art Through The Ages, Renaissance Artists, Getty Museum, European Paintings, Book Of Hours, Medieval Art

The Annunciation, c. 1450s, from The Llangattock Hours. By an illuminator who knew Jan Van Eyck's work very well. According to the Getty, this is The Master of the Llangattock Hours (Flemish, active about 1450 - 1460) and Willem Vrelant (Flemish, died 1481, active 1454 - 1481). Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment. Ms. Ludwig IX 7, fol. 53v. Getty Museum, Los Angeles

These pieces are called "Vierge Ouvrante," which roughly translates to "The Opening Virgin." They are also known as "Madonna Shrines." They were popular in the and centuries. Madonna, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Statues, Spiritus, Mystique, Medieval Art, Blessed Mother, Triptych

Vierge Ouvrante - AWESOME!

So I stumbled across an incredible set of Marian art as I was looking for a picture to accompany a beautiful prayer I found. I had originally wanted to share the prayer only, but now I want to...

The Annunciation, Martin Schongauer, Musée Unterlinden, Colmar, Alsace Renaissance Paintings, Renaissance Art, Catholic Art, Religious Art, Lucas 1 26 38, Martin Schongauer, Archangel Gabriel, Free Art Prints, Santa Teresa

The Crescat - Fortified with vitamin BXVI. Not a substitute for regular mass attendance. Side effects may include mackerel snapping.

… Ten years ago I sat down and wrote my first blog post. My intended audience was simply a few family members who had questions about Catholicism as I went through the RCIA process. They wanted to know what exactly I was converting to. Actually, I think they thought I was joining a cult and just wanted some reassurance. Over the years a small readership grew and I enjoyed having a little fun with my writing. I held contests, hosted… Read more

The Four Evangelists of the Four Gospels; Early Christian typology of Air, Wind, Fire, Earth (and Space). Early Christian, Christian Art, Ancient Symbols Of Power, Four Gospels, Christian Symbols, Biblical Art, Religion, Roman Art, Medieval Art

Animal-headed Divinities in Christianity

This is a fresco of Jesus Christ with his retinue of saints and angels in an Orthodox Christian Church. Notice the 6-winged angels above Jesus and the sain...