Christ Glorified in the Court of Heaven  1424

by Fra Angelico

These panels come from the predella (lowest part) of the altarpiece made for the high altar of San Domenico, Fiesole. Fra Angelico was a Dominican friar (a member of the religious order founded by Saint Dominic) as well as a painter. The church was attached to his own convent – so although he made two other altarpieces for it, he was not paid for his work. [br] Predellas ...
31,7 x 73 cm
Egg tempera on wood
Courtesy of The National Gallery, London