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What We’re Loving: Religious Paintings

This 17th century religious painting originally hung in a private chapel in Naples, Italy. A close look at the painting reveals its main subject to be a young Virgin Mary. The Virgin Mary is often painted standing in a crescent … Read the rest of this entry

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Lost Art of 18th c. Italian Fishing Found in Our Latest Find…

The pair of paintings is a marvelous example of Italian wooden panel painting — a practice used by artists that predates the use of canvas. Discovered on a recent European trip by our founder, Ruth Gay, this authentic 18th c. … Read the rest of this entry

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