Friday, August 24, 2007

Catholic Art at the Museum, Part II

I RECENTLY VISITED the Saint Louis Art Museum, in Forest Park, in the City of Saint Louis, Missouri, to look at its extensive Catholic art collection. Enjoy the photos. Click here to see Part I.

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Saint Francis of Assisi.


Saint Paul.


Blessed Virgin Mary and the Christ Child.


Saint Luke the Evangelist.


"Suffer the little children to come unto me."


From a holy oil ambry.


Saint Mary Magdalene.


Madonna and Child.


Madonna and Child.


Pentecost.


Ecce Agnus Dei — Behold the Lamb of God.


Ecce Homo — Behold the Man.


Holy water font.


Jesus driving the moneychangers from the Temple.


Melchisedech.


The Annunciation.


A book of hours.


A Cardinal.


Corpus from a crucifix.


Byzantine-style crucifix.

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