The gorgeous Fra Angelico Annunciation altarpiece in Cortona

For me, a trip to Cortona is a pleasure. It’s a charming little walled town sitting on the top of a hill in Tuscany. It is interesting architecturally, has some nice restaurants and interesting shops.

But a trip to Cortona is a must for any art lover. One of the most beautiful altarpieces by Fra Angelico resides in the fine, small Diocesan Museum in Cortona. Here it is:

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