Third Sunday in Advent, 2016

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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 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

 

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

 

 

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