Sandro Botticelli: Cestello Annunciation in the Early Italian Renaissance
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Posted for the third Sunday in Advent, this examines Sandro Botticelli’s 1489-1490 Cestello Annunciation. Botticelli’s treatment of the Virgin Mary’s pose visualizes her transformation at the moment of Christ’s incarnation. Written and narrated by Dr. James Romaine.