Advent offering 2

Catching up with southern hemisphere time, here is the advent calender image for 2 December. US artist Dan Thompson‘s enchanting painting Annunciation, depicting Mary’s visitation by the angel (Luke 1.26-38) positively vibrates with jewel tones, from Mary’s electric blue head scarf to the angel’s glorious satin ensemble. A rainbow annunciation that is indeed a feast for the eyes.

Dan Thompson, Annunciation (2006)


4 thoughts on “Advent offering 2

  1. Elaine December 3, 2013 / 1:58 pm

    This is stunning


  2. cedar51 December 4, 2013 / 2:18 pm

    The fabric of the clothing is certainly jewel like, the gold is shiny and bright…


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