Fra Angelico's Annunciation: Sexual clues in a barred window

Fra Angelico’s Annunciation draws our eyes towards a recurring symbol that represented both the loss of paradise and the Virgin Mary’s purity. Kelly Grovier explores the significance of a fresco’s vanishing point. A great work of art doesn’t just pull you into its mysteries. It offers a way out, a …

Read more

Show More

Related Articles

Back to top button