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This is one of Fra Angelico's most profound works. Hushed, respectful, and completely devout, the assembled figures present a scene that equates clarity of form, purity of colour, and rationally conceived proportions with transcendent spirituality. The mode of expression is dignified, rational, and human.
Florence, Italy, Florence, Italy : Convent of San Marco, Style: Italian Early Renaissance, School: Early Renaissance, Movement: Renaissance, Italian, Painting;, Painting
Style: Italian Early Renaissance; School: Early Renaissance; Movement: Renaissance; Italian; Painting;
Florence, Italy; Florence, Italy : Convent of San Marco
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Unknown, "Deposition from the Cross (detail)" (2022). Art and Art History Collection (Saskia). 2197.