Tuesday, August 13, 2013
The Circumcision of Christ
By William of Nottingham
c. 1350-before 1375, 1380s and 1396-1414
Detail of an illumination on parchment
Mary's face says it all: "Rabbi, dude, the way you are holding that knife is so sketch! I mean, don't you want to get closer to the action for so delicate an operation???"