Virgin Enthroned with Child (Pantanassa), Archangels and Old Testament Prophets, tempera and gold on wood. Serbian/Macedonian, 17th century. Gift of Gilbert and Stuart Bagnani, 1990. Malcove Collection. Courtesy of the Art Museum University of Toronto.
Programming and Engagement Coordinator Elisabeth Hill discusses how traditional icon painting influenced the European avant-garde and the development of abstract art.