Third Sunday in Advent, 2016


Gypsy Woman with Baby, 1924, oil on canvas.  Amedeo Modigliani, 1884-1920, Italian.  National Gallery, Washington, DC



Peace on Earth, 1914, oil on canvas.  Henry Fitch Taylor, 1853-1925, American.  Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia



Baby Cradle, 1917/’18, oil on canvas.  Gustav Klimt, 1862-1916, Austrian.  National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC



Mary and her Son.  Parchment fragment of the early 15th century, Tigray, Ethiopia.



Baby on Mother’s Arm, c. 1891, oil on canvas.  Mary Cassatt, 1844-1926, American.  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia



 An Egyptian Peasant Woman and her Child, 1869-’70, oil on canvas.  Leon Bonnat, 1833-1922, French.  Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY



Maternity, bronze plaquette struck in 1899.  Alexandre Charpentier, 1856-1909, French.  Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY



 Adoration of the Virgin and Child, 1912-’13, oil on canvas.  Diego Rivera, 1886-1957, Mexican.  Loaned to the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s 2016 exhibition:  Paint the Revolution:  Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950



 The Meal, c. 1899, oil on canvas.  Edouard Vuillard, 1866-1930, French.  Philadelphia Museum of Art



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