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All paintings refer to various moment of the story of the Nativity of Jesus (annunciation, visit of Maria to Elisabeth, nativity of Jesus, annunciation to shepherds, adoration of the magi, Holy Family, flight into egypt, presentation of Jesus in the temple) and they were made in late middle-age.
It is about the history of Christmas through art.
For each painting you will find information about the opera itself and the Gospel reading that inspired it.
More information about the artist are provided by a convenient link to wikipedia.
There is a great selections of artists: Leonardo da Vinci, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Lorenzo Lotto, Giotto, Bassano, Mantegna, Raffaello Sanzio, Caravaggio, Carpaccio, Juan Gutierrez, Botticelli.
Enjoy your time at the museum!
Recently changed in this version:
New paintings at the museum:
Holy Family - Juab Gutierrez
Magi adoration - Botticelli
Fixed bug: from wikipedia it goes back to latest painting
New painting at the museum: Annunciation, Caravaggio
Added auto-rotation for better user experience.
Optimised app size, optimised pictures for tablets.
Handled better image stack and app exit.