Saturday, February 15, 2014

Comfort and Help

This painting by Henryk Siemiradzki, a Polish painter from the 19th century shows two Daughters of Charity visiting a peasant family to either bring food or nurse the sick.  Siemiradzki specialized in works showing Our Lord and the daily lives of Christians.

2 comments:

Old Bob said...

Very nice painting. Thanks!

Lola said...

Once again you have brought a great artist to my attention. Now I'll be looking up a new 'friend' in my spare time! Thank you Dymphna