|"The Wilton Diptych" (right panel) c.1395|
Artworks with Christian themes
have dominated "Western Art"
for most of the past 2000 years.
www.ARTSnFOOD.blogspot.com is read by art lovers of every faith, around the world. I offer this special exhibition depicting two of the most popular subjects in all of "Western Art History": "The Nativity" and "Madonna & Child". The following artworks have been saying, Merry Christmas, for centuries!
"Mystic Nativity" c. 1500
|Philippe de Champaigne c. 1643|
|Lorenzo Lotto c.1527|
"Madonna & Child with Saints Catherine and James"
|Hugo van der Goes "Portinari Altarpiece" c. 1475|
|Andrea Mantegna c.1460|
"Madonna & Child with Cherubs"
|Stefan Lochner c.1440|
"The Virgin in a Rose Arbor"
|Ciambue "Modonna & Child" c. 1240|
|Maestro Esiguo "The Nativity" c.1600|
"The Virgin with Angels" c.1900
|Hans Memling c. 1480|
"Madonna & Child with Angels"
|Raphael "The Sistine Madonna" c.1513|
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