Archangel Gabriel details in the Annunciation that Fra Angelico painted. The picture expresses the feeling of veneration to the Virgin and its lighting indicates he is a messenger of God.

Archangel Gabriel details in the Annunciation that Fra Angelico painted. The picture expresses the feeling of veneration to the Virgin and its lighting indicates he is a messenger of God.

Fra Angelico's "Annunciation" at San Marco in Florence. I saw it in person & no photos do it justice.

Fra Angelico's "Annunciation" at San Marco in Florence. I saw it in person & no photos do it justice.

Fra Angelico, 1441. Museo de san Marcos de Florencia. This is another painting by Fra Angellico with religious connotation.

Fra Angelico, 1441. Museo de san Marcos de Florencia. This is another painting by Fra Angellico with religious connotation.

Fra Angelico. The Mocking of Christ. 1440-1441. Wall fresco. Convento di San Marco, Florence.

Fra Angelico. The Mocking of Christ. 1440-1441. Wall fresco. Convento di San Marco, Florence.

Paradise (or Heaven), the left panel of The Last Judgement tryptich, by Fra Angelico, ca.1425–1450. Tempera on panel, 102 × 28 cm

Paradise (or Heaven), the left panel of The Last Judgement tryptich, by Fra Angelico, ca.1425–1450. Tempera on panel, 102 × 28 cm

Fra Angelico, Open Tabernacle of Linaioli (San Marco, 1433, det. of Angel with Violin) by Ark in Time, via Flickr

Fra Angelico, Open Tabernacle of Linaioli (San Marco, 1433, det. of Angel with Violin) by Ark in Time, via Flickr

'Fra Angelico: who contemplated on this fresco for many years in this cell in San Marco, Florence. http://www.friendsofart.net/en/art/fra-angelico/view-of-a-cell ‘In The Annunciation, the interior reproduces that of the cell in which it is located.' http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fra_Angelico

'Fra Angelico: who contemplated on this fresco for many years in this cell in San Marco, Florence. http://www.friendsofart.net/en/art/fra-angelico/view-of-a-cell ‘In The Annunciation, the interior reproduces that of the cell in which it is located.' http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fra_Angelico

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