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Fra Angelico

Detail from Deeds of the Antichrist by Luca Signorelli (c. 1501) in Orvieto Cathedral, Italy[1]
Born Guido di Pietro
c. 1395
Rupecanina, Mugello, Republic of Florence
Died February 18, 1455 (age about 59)
Rome, Papal States
Nationality Florentine
Known for Painting, Fresco
Notable work Annunciation of Cortona
Fiesole Altarpiece
San Marco Altarpiece
Deposition of Christ
Niccoline Chapel
Movement Early Renaissance
Patron(s) Cosimo de’ Medici
Pope Eugene IV
Pope Nicholas V

I can paint pictures, but I cannot rule men.
He who does Christ's work must stay with Christ always.
He who wishes to paint Christ's story must live with Christ.