Friday, August 19, 2011

Madonna with alpalcas

This painting was done by an unknown artist in Peru. He or she was more familiar with alpacas than sheep and placed Mary with them. It's a tender, loving piece of devotional art  and I really like it.

4 comments:

Old Bob said...

I like it too, especially Mary portrayed as a native Peruvian.

Gina said...

You always find the most unique art!

Johannes said...

Very nice picture. Many thanks from Germany!

Dana S. Whitney said...

Your knitterly friends like it, too.