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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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Reclaimed from a private french chapel… | Item of the week

This 17th c. Provençal Angel was hand-carved out of the heartwood core of a walnut tree. Her elaborate detail and peaceful charm have earned this Angel status as our coveted Item of the Week! Close-grained and hard, walnut was chosen … Read the rest of this entry

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