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.


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