Fra Angelico Paintings

Fra Angelico (1395-1455) was an Italian Renaissance painter best known for his depictions of Biblical scenes. As a Dominican friar of the church, he painted many frescoes and alter pieces. In 1445, Angelico was summoned by the Pope to paint some frescos in Rome. He was said to be very humble and modest.

Paintings by Fra Angelico in Chronological Order:

Thebaid, c.1410 Madonna of Humility, c.1418 Madonna of Humility, c.1419
Crucifixion, c.1420 Crucifixion with the Virgin, John the Evangelist, and Mary Magdelene, 1419-1420 Adoration of the Magi, 1423-1424
Annunciation and Adoration of the Magi, c.1424 Madonna of the Star, c.1424 Penitent St. Jerome, c.1424
A Bishop Saint, c.1425 Madonna and Child of the Grapes, c.1425 St. Peter Martyr Altarpiece, 1427-1428
Apparition of St. Francis at Arles, 1429 Compagnia di San Francesco Altarpiece, c.1429 Lamentation over St. Francis, c.1429
Meeting of St. Francis and St. Dominic, c.1429 Receiving the Stigmata, c.1429 The Trial by Fire of St. Francis before the Sultan, c.1429
Christ Glorified in the Court of Heaven, 1428-1430 King David Playin a Psaltery, c.1430 Reliquary Tabernacle, c.1430
San Domenico Altarpiece, 1424-1430 Virgin and Child Enthroned with Twelve Angels, c.1430 Last Judgment, c.1431
The Last Judgement. Detail: The Blessed, c.1431 Annunciation, 1430-1432 Dormition of the Virgin, 1431-1432
Marriage of the Virgin, 1431-1432 Adoration of the Magi, c.1433 Archangel Gabriel Annunciate, 1431-1433
Linaioli Tabernacle, c.1433 Linaioli Tabernacle, c.1433 Madonna and Child, c.1433
St. Peter Preaching in the Presence of St. Mark, c.1433 The Martyrdom of St. Mark, c.1433 Virgin Mary Annunciate, 1431-1433
Adoration of the Magi, 1433-1434 Annunciation, 1433-1434 Birth of the Virgin, 1433-1434
Crucified Christ, 1433-1434 Death of the Virgin, 1433-1434 Marriage of the Virgin, 1433-1434
The Presentation of Christ in the Temple, 1433-1434 The Virgin Consigns the Habit to St. Dominic, 1433-1434 Visitation, 1433-1434
Annalena Altarpiece, c.1435 Annunciation, c.1435 Coronation of the Virgin, 1434-1435
Madonna and Child, 1435 The Apostle St. James the Great Freeing the Magician Hermogenes, 1434-1435 The Burial of the Virgin and the Reception of Her Soul in Heaven, 1434-1435
The Coronation of the Virgin, 1434-1435 The Meeting of Sts. Dominic and Francis of Assisi, 1434-1435 The Naming of St. John the Baptist, 1434-1435
Virgin and Child, c.1435 Virgin and Child with Sts. Dominic and Catherine of Alexandria, c.1435 Saint Anthony the Abbot Tempted by a Lump of Gold, 1436
Cortona Polyptych, c.1437 Beheading of Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, 1438-1440 Deposition from the Cross, 1437-1440
Entombment, 1438-1440 Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian before Lisius, 1438-1440 Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian Condamned, 1438-1440
Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian Crucifixed and Stoned, 1438-1440 Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian Salvaged, 1438-1440 Sepulchring of Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, 1438-1440
The Healing of Justinian by Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, 1438-1440 The Healing of Palladia by Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian, 1438-1440 Lamentation over Christ, 1436-1441
Nativity, 1440-1441 The Coronation of the Virgin, 1440-1441 The Mocking of Christ, 1440-1441
Adoration of the Magi, 1441-1442 Annunciation, 1440-1442 Christ in Limbo, 1441-1442
Crucified Christ with the Virgin, St. John the Evangelist and Cardinal Juan de Torquemada, 1440-1442 Crucifixion and Saints, 1441-1442 Crucifixion with Mourners and Sts. Dominic and Thomas Aquinas, 1441-1442
Crucifixion with St. Dominic, c.1442 Crucifixion with St. Dominic Flagellating Himself, c.1442 Crucifixion with the Virgin and Sts. Cosmas, John the Evangelist and Peter Martyr, 1441-1442
Crucifixion with the Virgin, Mary Magdalene and St. Dominic, 1441-1442 Institution of the Eucharist, 1441-1442 Lamentation over Christ, 1440-1442
Nailing of Christ to the Cross, 1441-1442 Noli Me Tangere, 1440-1442 Presentation of Jesus in the Temple, 1440-1442
Resurrection of Christ and Women at the Tomb, 1440-1442 Saint Dominic Adoring the Crucifixion, 1441-1442 St. Peter Martyr, 1441-1442
Transfiguration, 1440-1442 Annunciation, 1442-1443 Sacred Conversation, 1443
Adoration of the Magi, c.1445 Crucifixion with St. Dominic, 1440-1445 The Virgin of Humility, 1445
Virgin and Child with Sts. Dominic and Thomas Aquinas, c.1445 Institution of the Eucharist, 1445-1446 Christ the Judge, 1447
Prophets, 1447 Perugia Altarpiece, 1447-1448 Perugia Altarpiece, 1447-1448
Perugia Altarpiece (central panel), 1447-1448 Perugia Altarpiece (left panel), 1447-1448 Perugia Altarpiece (right panel), 1447-1448
The Story of St. Nicholas, 1447-1448 The Story of St. Nicholas, 1447-1448 The Story of St. Nicholas. Birth of St. Nicholas, 1447-1448
The Story of St. Nicholas. St. Nicholas saves the ship (detail), 1447-1448 The Story of St. Nicholas: Giving Dowry to Three Poor Girls, 1447-1448 The Story of St. Nicholas: St. Nicholas saves the ship, 1447-1448
The Story of St. Nicholas: The Death of the Saint, 1447-1448 The Story of St. Nicholas: The Liberation of Three Innocents, 1447-1448 Condemnation of St. Lawrence by the Emperor Valerian, 1447-1449
Dispute before Sanhedrin, 1447-1449 Martyrdom of St. Lawrence, 1447-1449 Saint Lawrence Receiving the Treasures of the Church from Pope Sixtus II, 1447-1449
Scenes from the Lives of Sts. Lawrence and Stephen, 1447-1449 St. Lawrence giving alms, 1449 St. Peter Consacrates St. Lawrence as Deacon, 1447-1449
St. Peter Consacrates Stephen as Deacon, 1447-1449 St. Stephen Being Led to his Martyrdom, 1447-1449 St. Stephen Distributing Alms, 1447-1449
The Sermon of St. Stephen, 1447-1449 The stoning of Stephen, 1447-1449 View of east wall of the chapel, 1447-1449
View of the chapel vaulting, 1447-1449 Bosco ai Frati Altarpiece, c.1450 Last Judgment, c.1450
Annunciation, 1451-1452 Circumcision, 1451-1452 Communion of the Apostles, 1451-1452
Flight into Egypt, 1451-1452 Massacre of the Innocents, 1451-1452 Mystic Wheel (The Vision of Ezekiel), 1451-1452
Paintings for the Armadio degli Argenti, 1451-1452 Scenes from the Life of Christ, 1451-1452 Scenes from the Life of Christ, 1451-1452
Christ the Judge Glorification of Saint Dominic Madonna and Child
Madonna of Mercy with Kneeling Friars Madonna with the Child and Angels Prophets (detail)
St. Lawrence on Trial View of the chapel vaulting Virgin and Child

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