My favorite Annunciations

25 Mar

For why I love the Annunciation, my bashing of Greek Independence Day, the Massacre of Tripolitsa, Lauryn Hill, the smell of bacalao, Mithraism and my Everything-is-Persian theory, see my last year’s post for the date: The Annunciation: “And I thank you for choosing me…”

Orazio Gentileschi AnnunciationOrazio Gentileschi (1623)

M Dante_Gabriel_RossettiDante Gabriel Rossetti (1850)

M Henry_Ossawa_Tanner_1898Henry Ossawa Tanner (1898)

raphael_soyer_xx_annunciation_1980Raphael Soyer (1980)


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