Fra Angelico is known for his paintings of angels, especially angels holding or playing a musical instrument.   These angels are usually a small part of a larger whole, but they have become popular because of their undoubted charm.

Note:  M&C; V&C; Lin Tabernacle, etc.

Note:  Gabriel, Michael (pilaster, Fiesole Altarpiece). 



Wadsworth Atheneum

It was discovered during the 1950s that this angel was cut off from the Rijksmuseum Madonna and Child. 


(Tabernacle angels?)

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