The Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary
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The words Ave gratia plena Dominus tecum (Greetings most favored one! The Lord is with you) from Luke 1:8 flow from the archangel Gabriel’s mouth as he announces the conception of Christ to the Virgin Mary.
The Annunciation, about 1390 – 1395, Tommaso del Mazza (Master of St. Verdiana). Tempera and gold leaf on panel. http://bit.ly/2n52fCt #feastday