1994Oil and gold leaf on panel22.5 x 37 cm. (8 7/8 x 14 5/8 in.)ENQUIRE
The detail on the right is from a panel of Fra Angelico's altarpiece of The Virgin and Child with Saints and Angels (c.1437) in the Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria in Perugia. The pattern is a variation on the heraldic partition line called nebulé, or nebuly (from the Latin nebula, cloud).