Work: Henri Matisse – "Les Pivoines", From Matisse's Fauvist period, the work is a still-life with vivid colors depicting a pot of flowers. It was painted two years after Matisse and André Derain began working with bright and bold forms and colors.
FRA ANGELICO - 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.
Saint Bride by John Duncan, According to the legend of the Irish, Saint Bride was transported miraculously to Bethlehem to attend the nativity of Christ. Here two angels carry the white robed saint across the sea.