TITLE

Saint Dominic's Manners of Praying: Gestures in Fra Angelico's Cell Frescoes at S. Marco

AUTHOR(S)
Hood, William
PUB. DATE
June 1986
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun1986, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the meanings of the praying gestures assumed by nonbiblical figures in the cell frescoes by Fra Angelico in the convent of S. Marco in Florence, Italy. Purpose of the cell paintings; Information on the Dominican features of the prayer manual 'De modo orandi'; Examples of the gestures.
ACCESSION #
5316006

 

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