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Immaculate Conception by Bartolome Esteban Murillo

I posted a similar picture four years ago, but this is a favorite subject of Murillo. Or rather, I should say, this is a favorite subject of his wealthy Spanish patrons. This is one of my favorite versions. I mentioned … Continue reading

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The Annunciation by Bartolome Esteban Murillo

I really love this painting. The color is so rich. I also love the color scheme of the Virgin’s outfit, and the fact that she appears to be kneeling in front of an empty basket. The basket is, of course, … Continue reading

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Adoration of the Shepherds Bartolome Esteban Murillo

A Merry Christmas everyone !

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