Monday, June 30, 2014
Detail of a fresco in in Jankovec Monastery, Macedonia
So there you are, trying to be all holy in a monastery, and people are like "Let's hang a light bulb in front of Mary's face--she won't mind." Occupational hazards of the Virgin Mother #1539.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
From the workshop of Francesco Granacci
Oil on panel, 41.7 × 31.3"
Museu Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio de Janiro, Brazil
SQUISHY: Did you hear? Indiana and Utah's gay marriage bans were just struck down!!
ST. JOHN: Hi five to my boo!
Monday, June 23, 2014
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Monday, June 9, 2014
By Filippo Lippi
Oil on panel, 24.8 × 16.9"
Musee des Beaux-Artes de Nimes, Nimes, France
It's a little know fact that Squishy, back in his Bethlehem days, auditioned for the Rockettes.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
By Giovanni da Francia
1429 - 1439
Tempera on panel, 20.9 × 16.5"
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Squishy and Mary are whispering secrets. I wish I could eavesdrop and hear the secret to how to drape cloth so fabulously....