Some of our favorite images to celebrate the month!
|I love how personal this painting (by an unknown artist) is.|
See sweet Jesus' little hand on His Mother's cheek?
==sigh== Just love it.
|Bouguereau. What more can you say? William Adolph Bouguereau. One of our all-time favorite artists. This is a detail of the painting called "L'innocence."|
|"Song of the Angels" Bougeureau|
|"The Virgin with Angels" Bougeureau|
|"The Lambs" Bougeureau|
|"Virgin of the Lilies"|
|"Madonna of the Roses"|
|"Kissing the Face of God" by Morgan Weistling|
Another take on "Kissing the Face of God." Beautifully real and intimate.
Searched and searched for the artist of this painting, a particular
favorite of ours. I love the gravity in the Blessed Mother's eyes
and how the Infant Saviour looks so much like a real infant.
|"Mother and Child" by another favorite: Charles Bosseron Chambers|
Another one where the Holy Infant looks very
much like an infant. And the Blessed Mother
looks decidedly Hebrew. A nice change from the
|A contemporary religious artist, Simon Dewey paints|
remarkably realistic scenes from the life of Christ.
This one is called "In the Arms of Mary."